Celebrities React To The Death Of Della Reese

LOS ANGELES - 1990:  Actress and singer Della Reese poses for a portrait in 1990 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Harry Langdon/Getty Images)

Celebrities React To The Death Of Della Reese

So sad.

Published November 20, 2017

We lost another legend. Actress and singer Della Reese passed away last night in her California home. She was 86 years old.

For more icons we lost, watch the touching video above.

The Detroit native did it all: music, television and film. From big hits on the music charts to Emmy nominations to seven consecutive NAACP Image Award wins, Reese had the career entertainers only dreamed of. Roma Downey, who starred with her in Touched by an Angel, released the statement below:

  1. The Touched by an Angel star touched so many people, and celebrities across the world are mourning her.

    See below:

  2. What a powerful spirited woman...she will be missed. #dellareese

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  3. Our condolences to Della Reese's family, friends and fans.

Written by Renee Samuel

(Photo: Harry Langdon/Getty Images)


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