Former Real Housewives Of Beverly Hills star, Yolanda Hadid’s mother, Ans van den Herik, has died, at the age of 78.
Ans passed away after a battling cancer.
The family matriarch was known as “Oma,” which is grandmother in German, to Gigi, Bella and Anwar Hadid.
Gigi, Bella and Anwar’s father, Mohamed Hadid, confirmed the tragic news on his Instagram page about his former mother in law.
“May God bless your soul dearest Ans @ansvandenherik it is a sad day for the Vandenherik and Hadid family, the friends and family that loved you and for the world that has known and created an amazing life. You left a legacy behind you, a piece of you, in your kids and grandkids. Everyone is proud of you, what you have done and accomplished. The Heavens will cheer you when you enter. May God give you an easy entry into his Heavens, and forever to watch over us all. Please say hello to my Mama Khair. We love you.. @yolanda.hadid,” the real estate mogul, 70, wrote.
Bella, 22, posted a picture on her instagram story with the caption ‘forever’.
Yolanda, 55, has just thrown her mother a 78th birthday party at her Pennsylvania farm in June.
“You are and will always be our queen,” the former RHOBH star said at the time.
Bella told her followers on social media in 2017 that Ans suffered from cancer, when she surprised her grandmother for her birthday in her native Holland.