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'Carrie Diaries' Actor Austin Butler's Mom, Lori, Passes Away

'Carrie Diaries' Actor Austin Butler's Mom, Lori, Passes Away

Sad news — Austin Butler just announced on Twitter that his mom, Lori, passed away this afternoon (September 11).

Lori Butler, my mom, my hero, & my best friend passed away this morning. Lets all celebrate her. I love you and will miss you every day Mom,” the 23-year-old actor wrote.

Gina Hudgens, the mom of his girlfriend Vanessa Hudgens, also tweeted her sympathies, writing, “Lori, RIP. You’ll be forever alive in our hearts & mind. You’ll always be our angel in heaven watching over us. U will be missed!”

Our deepest sympathies are going out to Austin and his family during this difficult time.

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  • a guest

    My deepest condolences to Austin. I am so sorry for your loss. I know what it’s like to lose a mom, no words can describe the heartache.

  • kami

    so sorry to hear this. it’s always sad to lose a family member.

  • IMO

    My thoughts and prayers are with Austin and his loved ones at this difficult time. So sorry for his loss. RIP dear Lady.

  • Haters Suck!

    I’m so sorry austin. May God be with u during this difficult time

  • NO NO

    what a good girlfriend Vanessa is.. she was tweeting about how exited she was about his GiGi character early today and things like Ashley’s wedding.. when she already knew about it because she died today morning.. and she just send her condolences to him. How bad from her. anyway RIP Lori and I feel so sorry for him MUCH LOVE TO AUSTIN and his family in this hard moment.

  • Fernando schiavi

    So sad…. God bless all the family

  • Chelles

    I’m so sorry to hear this. My prayers are with Austin, his family, and Vanessa.

  • Cate

    That’s very sad. My deepest condolences to the family and evweryone who knew her.