Eva Mendes is sadly mourning the loss of her beloved brother.
The 42-year-old actress' older sibling, Carlos Mendez, died at the age of 53 on Sunday, April 17, Us Weekly reports. He was diagnosed with throat cancer nearly two years ago.
♥️ A photo posted by Eva Mendes (@evamendes) on Apr 1, 2016 at 12:41pm PDT
A photo posted by Eva Mendes (@evamendes) on Apr 1, 2016 at 12:41pm PDT
Just a few days before his passing, Eva — who is pregnant with her and boyfriend Ryan Gosling's second child — took to Instagram to post a black-and-white photo of herself and Carlos. She simply captioned the image with a heart emoji.
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Our thoughts are with Eva's family during this difficult time.
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