Elton John is mourning the loss of his mother, Sheila Farebrother, who passed away on Monday (Dec. 4) at age 92. Details surrounding her death have not been made available, but the close relationship the mother and son’s had was very public over the years.

“So sad to say that my mother passed away this morning,” the 70-year-old pop icon wrote on both Instagram and Twitter, captioning a photo in which he and his mother are beaming. “I only saw her last Monday and I am in shock. Travel safe Mum. Thank you for everything. I will miss you so much. Love, Elton.”

Source : Billboard