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Christina Grimmie’s mom has passed away.

Christina Grimmie made national headlines after she was tragically shot and killed after a show in Orlando, Florida in 2016.

Now, her fans are grieving again after learning her mother has died.

According to an Instagram post on the late singer’s account, Grimmie’s mother, Tina, recently lost her battle with breast cancer.

Tina, who was affectionately referred to as “Mama Grimmie,” died surrounded by her family.

While her family is undoubtedly heartbroken, they are taking comfort in knowing that Christina and her mom are in heaven together.

The family has asked for privacy so that they can grieve.

Please keep them in your thoughts and prayers.

STATEMENT FROM THE GRIMMIE FAMILY REGARDING THE PASSING OF TINA GRIMMIE: We are saddened to announce the loss of our beloved Tina, also affectionately known as "Mama Grimmie" to the millions of fans of Christina Grimmie around the world. She will be missed immensely. Tina fought a courageous and brave battle with cancer for many years, even until her final hours with family by her side. While this is a bittersweet moment for us as a family, particularly after losing Christina two years ago, we rejoice at the thought that Tina and Christina are united once again in the presence of our Lord and Savior. Tina Grimmie was a powerful and shining example of motherhood, being an amazing wife while giving love and encouragement to others. Her laugh, energy, passion and joyful spirit will eternally be a part of all of us. Our family is grateful to all of Tina's committed caregivers and to our close friends and family for their unwavering prayers and support in the times we needed it most. We are also grateful to our beloved #TeamGrimmie, Christina's amazing base of fans, for their immense outpouring of love on social media that's continually kept us encouraged. Tina was truly a one of a kind soul and our hearts are heavy. We respectfully ask for some private time to process her passing. In lieu of flowers, we invite you to make donations to the Christina Grimmie Foundation in Tina's honor. God bless and thank you all.

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