Marcheline Bertrand passed away at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. Marcheline died of cancer after a 7 and a half year battle. Angelina Jolie issued a statement today confirming the death of her mother. She was 56 years old. Angelina, her brother James Haven and Brad Pitt were with her at the time of her death. A private funeral has been planned. Angelina is the daughter of Marcheline and Jon Voight.
The family has asked for the donations to Women’s Cancer Research Institute at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in lieu of flowers.