Kirstie Alley’s death certificate reveals she was cremated

Her rep said she was diagnosed with colon cancer before her death

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Kirstie Alley was cremated, her death certificate has revealed.

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the Cheers The 71-year-old actress died at her Florida home on December 5, the legal document obtained by US Weekly on Thursday also showed.

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Her rep told Page Six Alley that she was diagnosed with colon cancer before her death.

Alley’s children announced her passing on Dec. 5 via Twitter, saying on the platform that she had died « after a recently discovered battle with cancer. »

Her son William ‘True’, 30, and daughter Lillie, 28, also hailed their late mother as « incredible, fierce and loving » in their tribute on social media.

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They said: “As iconic as she was on screen, she was an even more incredible mother and grandmother.

« She was surrounded by her closest family and fought with great strength, leaving us certain of her endless zest for life and all the adventures that lay ahead. »

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Her family added: « We are grateful to the incredible team of doctors and nurses at Moffitt Cancer Center for their care. »

True and Lillie’s father, Parker Stevenson, 70, who was married to Kirstie from 1983 to 1997, paid tribute to her, saying: ‘I am so grateful for our years together, and for the two incredibly beautiful children and now grandchildren we have. We will miss you. »

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Alley’s close friend John Travolta, 68, who starred with her in the Look who’s talking films, paid celebrity tributes to the actress following her death.

« Kirstie was one of the most special relationships I’ve ever had, » he wrote on Instagram. « I love you Kirstie. I know we will meet again. »

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Alley’s first television appearances were as a contestant on a game show on The match game in 1979, but her breakout role came in 1987 when she was cast as Rebecca Howe on the long-running NBC show Cheers series.

With the Look who’s talking series his film roles included Star Trek II: Wrath of Khan, For richer or poorer, and Gorgeous Drop Dead.

The Emmy winner also had her own sitcom, Veronica’s Closetfrom 1997 to 2000.

She became a member of the Church of Scientology in 1979 and in recent years has been a controversial figure in Hollywood for saying she was a supporter of Donald Trump.


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