We are sending our love and prayers to Queen Latifah during this difficult time. Queen spoke with people Wednesday to release a statement on her mother Rita Owen's passing.
Rita has struggled with a heart condition for over a decade. "She was the love of my life," said Queen.
Queen Latifah's Mother Rita Owens Has Died After Struggling with a Heart Condition: 'She Was the Love of My Life' https://t.co/rTaAljZIeA— People (@people) March 22, 2018
Queen Latifah's Mom Dies After Struggle with Heart Condition https://t.co/T2JeNDubak— TMZ (@TMZ) March 22, 2018