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Kathy Griffin Shares Heartbreaking Update About Mom Maggie's Health

Kathy Griffin Shares Heartbreaking Update About Mom Maggie's Health

Kathy Griffin is opening up about her mother Maggie‘s condition.

The comedian provided an update on social media on Thursday (January 3).

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“A) As heartbreaking as this is, I feel the need to share some important info about my mom Maggie. I’ve always been honest with you all, but this one is really hard. The pic below, taken in September, was the last time I was able to have a proper/coherent conversation with her,” she wrote.

“B) Since that photo was taken, she has rapidly fallen into the throes of dementia. This is never easy for any child, I know this is a reality that millions of people deal with every year. But when it comes to my mom this is particularly hard because her sharp mind was everything.”

“C) My mom is 98 and up until this past couple years she was so sharp she always kept me on my toes. Her mind was so naturally quick, funny, and smart. No one could get anything past her. Watching that slip away so fast has been devastating,” she continued.

See the full update below. Our thoughts are with Kathy and her loved ones at this time.



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    I always liked seeing Maggie on My Life of the D-List, so sad to hear about her declining health…

  • John MERZETTI

    What type of reporting is this? Two sentences from you and then text of Tweets and the Tweets themselves. What an utter waste!