Published: Tue, December 05, 2017
Entertaiment | By Lawrence Myers

Elton John's Mother Sheila Dies, Singer 'In Shock'

Elton John's Mother Sheila Dies, Singer 'In Shock'

The couple fell out for many years before they managed to heal their rift in May of this year.

Singer and guitarist Nancy Wilson from the rock band Heart also shared her condolences and let Sir Elton John now that she was praying with the following message.

Sir Elton John's mother Sheila Farebrother has died leaving the musician in "shock" with grief. "I only saw her last Monday and I am in shock", he wrote in the caption. Travel safe Mum. Thank-you for everything. "It upsets me, but to be honest with you, I don't miss her". "He has always been marvellous to me and he lives nearby and keeps an eye on me", she said.

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Elton John's mother dies at 90 after reconciling with son

Sir Elton John has said he is "in shock" at the death of his mother only months after the pair were reconciled after not speaking for almost nine years.

The milestone birthday prompted Sir Elton to get back in touch, and the pair continued to work on their relationship.

John shared a sweet tribute to Farebrother on Mother's Day in May, saying "Dear Mum, Happy Mother's Day!".

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Farebrother was 92, Sky News Reported.

The "Crocodile Rock" singer disowned his mother in 2008 after he instructed Farebrother to cut off all contact with his former friends who served as business partners.

The legendary singer and his mother had recently reconciled after a falling out.

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He told the newspaper: "She's keeping in touch, which is very nice". This is kind of a nod to him.

You made her proud, and I'm sure you were a wonderful son.
It's so hard to say.

She said: "Then to my utter amazement, he told me he hated me".

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He spent two nights in intensive care and was kept in hospital before being released home, according to his agent. He canceled several upcoming performances to recover from the illness.

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