Jedward have taken to social media to reveal their mother Susanna has sadly passed away.
The famous twins shared a touching tribute to their mother, who had been battling cancer for many years.
“Rest In Peace Mammy You live on through us,” they posted alongside a sweet picture.
“We will miss you and your smile. You shaped the character of who we are.
“Mammy lived with cancer for many years but was always full of life! You live on in our Memories and will always be alive in our Hearts”
“I’m so sorry to hear this. Sending you all my love always,” one fan commented, while another added “R.i.p MommaJedward. I know you’ve made her proud”
The former X Factor stars later on took to Instagram to share a lengthy tribute to their mother, speaking about her life and what she meant to them.
“We Love You Mammy
Susanna to the world.
Mammy was a Loving mom and always there in our lives and gave us the space to find ourselves in the world and will always be a part of our life and our future in everything that we do.
“You can now be at peace with your mom and dad Susan and Kevin our granny and grandad
We will always remember your heartwarming smile and the sound of joy from your laughter.
“You were not only our mom but the core to the whole family.
People who knew you personally as a friend respected your loyalty and presence.
We can still hear you talking in our thoughts saying good night John, good night Edward, good night Kevin.
“We will always admire you for your honesty and love.
Every song we created and all the projects were from your vision and heart.
Mammy you will always be our best friend and your genuine goodness will be missed.
You had an endless joy for life.
“Everyone knew you had a luminous quality
of thoughtfulness and selflessness. You never wanted anyone to know the suffering you were going through and for them to only see the smile on your face.
“The impact you made in your life reflected on everyone who knew you.
You helped so many people being a teacher with your creative outlook and imagination.
Thank you for shaping the character of us and so many of your students.
“You lived with cancer for many years but your passing was unexpected because you had overcome so many struggles and health complications.
“Mammy taught us how to deal with life and never let anyone say a bad word about us and always stood up for us and to take on life by being a free spirit.
Mammy you had the Determination that we will take into our lives.
Mammy had all the character of who she was up until her last breath.
Mammy’s life doesn’t end here because everything she was, lives on through all of us in our memories.
“Today is not just a goodbye but a celebration of a great person for making us smile, for looking after us all and brightening our life.
You will be missed to infinity
Thinking of you always
John, Edward and Kevin your three sons.”
Tributes have been coming in from well-known people in Ireland and the UK, wishing the family their deepest sympathies.
“So sorry. Thinking of you both and all the family” Stacey Solomon commented, while Geordie Shore’s Marnie Simpson wrote “I’m so sorry, my heart is with you both. Sending my prayers and love your way.”
Rest in peace to the lovely Susanna.