Sadly the news is breaking that Kerri-Anne Kennerley’s husband John has died at the age 78.
She was at the side with Johns son at the time.
On her Instagram this morning she followed with the news.
“It’s with a heavy heart and awful sadness that I let you know that my beautiful husband John passed away last night,” Kerri-Anne wrote.
“As you all know, John has faced some tremendous challenges over the past few years and with each he has been extraordinarily brave and determined to overcome those hurdles and live a normal life
“I want to thank everyone at St Vincent’s Hospital for the beautiful care they have provided to John in his last days.
“John passed away peacefully with his son Simon and me by his side.
“John, you were the love of my life,”
Kerri-Anne is a panelist on Studio 10 and this morning her co-hosts were in tears as they spoke about John’s death.
“She is such an extraordinary woman, for everything she has faced over the past few days, she has been putting on a smile and braving all of this stuff which does not matter, while her husband is terrible, terribly sick,” Sarah Harris said on air.
“The most awful things have been written about her. She is a spectacular woman and she’s been holding it together at home and we’re sending her and her family so much love.”
Angela Bishop added, “John is someone I’ve known with Kerri-Anne for more than two decades, and he’s just an extraordinary man”.
“Beautiful, warm heart. He and my late husband actually became firm friends because they were always the plus ones together at functions. He was just a beautiful, beautiful man and this is just devastating news and he really was absolutely the love of Kerri-Anne’s life, there’s just no question.
John was known as a real gentleman and adored Kerri Anne and this will be a sad day in the industry of TV especially to all who knew them and how John adored Kerri and her him. RIP.
Kerri-Anne shared this photo from her wedding day on Instagram.Source:Instagram