Reality TV star Lauren Goodger announced the death of her baby daughter Lorena with the words “I am heartbroken”.
The 35-year-old The Only Way is Essex star shared the news in a post on Instagram, saying Lorena had died on July 8.
Ms. Goodger starred on TOWIE from 2010 to 2012 and returned to the show in 2015 and 2016.
She has one daughter Larose with partner Charlie Drury, Lorena was her second child.
What did Lauren Goodger say?
In a post on Instagram, Lauren Goodger wrote: “Lorena RIP 7/8/22 she was the most beautiful healthy baby I have ever seen just like her sister @babylarose.x … Words cannot describe how a mother loses her baby that I carried perfectly all these months and also born to take my angel.
“There were no pregnancy or labor complications and she was fine and healthy but I won’t go into details now I just know there was nothing wrong with her or me, she was perfect. I can’t understand, she’s so beautiful, so like Larose twin.. I’m broken.
“I’m back from the hospital. Me and Charlie have been spending so much time with our little girl Lorena and I haven’t said goodbye yet.
“Please can I ask photographers to respect our privacy as we have a lot to mourn and organize a funeral which I just need this time and with my little girl Larose she’s my rock to get me through this situation isn’t she I wouldn’t survive…
“I will never get over it, but I will learn to live with Lorena in my heart every day, she will always be with me and I will be with her again one day… My Lorena, I love you so much.”
How have TOWIE stars reacted?
Ms Goodger joined the ITV reality show TOWIE in 2010 as one of the original cast members.
Thousands of comments were left on Ms Goodger’s Instagram post, including condolences from fellow TOWIE cast members.
Danielle Armstrong wrote, “Oh darling heartbroken for sending you strength and love and hope you get the respect and privacy you need to mourn xxxx.”
Georgia Kousoulou commented, “I’m so sorry Lauren for sending you so much love and strength right now.”
Amy Childs, who was also an original cast member on the show, wrote, “Sending you love Lauren xxxx.”
How have other celebrities reacted?
Fellow reality stars Charlotte Crosby and Vicky Pattinson, who both found fame on Geordie Shore, also shared her concerns.
Crosby, 32, who is currently pregnant with her first child, wrote, “Lauren F****ng hell I’m devastated,” followed by three crying emojis.
Pattinson, 34, added: “Awww Lauren I’m honestly so heartbroken for you… Sending you all such touching love.”
Who is Lauren Goodger’s partner?
Ms Goodger welcomed her first child, Larose, with partner Charles Drury in July 2021.
He was also Lorena’s father.
The couple has been a couple since 2020.
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