Mary Kay Letourneau’s loss of life was confirmed in a joint assertion from each the Fualaau and Letourneau households. It was given to and posted on Twitter by author Danielle Bacher.
“We’re deeply saddened to share the very tough information that our beloved Mary handed away peacefully on July sixth, 2020 after a six month battle since being identified with Stage IV, or metastatic, most cancers. Mary fought tirelessly in opposition to this horrible illness,” the assertion started.
The announcement continued with affirmation that Letourneau was surrounded by her family members whereas she battled colon most cancers.
On the finish of the assertion, the Letourneau and Fualaau households confirmed that there could be no subsequent feedback on her loss of life.
“We can have no additional statements or feedback as we have fun and honor the desires of our spouse, mom, daughter, grandmother, sister, beloved member of the family and dependable good friend and focus on caring for each other,” it concluded.
The point out of Letourneau being a “spouse” confused some, as she had been separated from Fualaau since 2019. In April of 2020, a supply near Letourneau confirmed to Individuals that she was on a relationship website, and he or she was seeking to forge a reference to somebody nearer in age to her.
Letourneau and Fualaau had filed for a authorized separation in August of 2019, and the 2 later formally divorced that very same 12 months.
The 2019 submitting wasn’t the primary time that Fualaau and Letourneau had determined to finish their marriage. Their first official cut up was in 2017, after Fualaau filed for a separation. The 2 later determined to reconcile, and the separation was withdrawn.