‘Real Housewives of New Jersey’ Star Teresa Giudice’s Mother, Antonia Gorga, Dead at 66
Heartbreaking news for Teresa Guidice with reports her mother Antonia Gorga died on Friday, aged 66.
The Real Housewives of New Jersey star’s mother, was admitted to a local hospital for pneumonia back in December and was never released.
“The family is devastated,” a source close to the family says.
Before she was admitted, Gorga celebrated her 66th birthday with her family by her side, as documented on Instagram by her daughter.
“Happy Birthday to my beautiful MAMA!” she captioned one of the pics. “I am the person I am because of you. Love you with all my heart.”
Teresa Gorga’s brother Joe and his wife Melissa Gorga, both 37, had honored the matriarch by naming their 12-year-old daughter after her grandmother.
As yet, neither Giudice nor the Gorgas have addressed Antonia’s death on social media.