Jennifer Aniston’s Father’s Death Is ‘Heartbreaking’ for Her

Grieving an enormous loss. Jennifer Aniston is lacking her father, cleaning soap star John Aniston, who died on the age of 89 earlier this month.

“He adored Jen and was so pleased with the whole lot she’s achieved,” a supply solely reveals within the new difficulty of Us Weekly. “It’s heartbreaking for her to be coping with this however she’s specializing in what an exquisite legacy her dad is abandoning and attempting to assist Sherry in any approach she will be able to.”

John married the 53-year-old Pals alum’s stepmother, Sherry Rooney, in 1984 and the pair shares son Alexander. Jennifer’s mom, Nancy Dow, died at age 79 in 2016.

The Morning Present star took to social media to pay tribute to her dad after his passing. “Candy papa …⁣ John Anthony Aniston. You had been some of the stunning people I ever knew. I’m so grateful that you just went hovering into the heavens in peace – and with out ache,” she wrote through Instagram alongside a number of images of the Days of Our Lives veteran. “And on 11/11 no much less! You all the time had good timing.”

John Aniston and Jennifer Aniston
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Jennifer’s fellow Pals alum Lisa Kudrow left a coronary heart emoji within the feedback part whereas her Morning Present costar Reese Witherspoon wrote, “Sending you all my angels. I like you sister.”

The loving daughter obtained the chance to current John with a 2022 Daytime Emmy Lifetime Achievement award in June.

“That is actually a particular second for me. It’s a possibility to not solely pay tribute to a real icon within the daytime tv world, but it surely’s additionally an opportunity to acknowledge the lifelong achievements of an excellent and well-respected actor, who additionally occurs to be my dad,” the Cake star stated in the course of the ceremony. “For over 30 years, his dedication to that present has gained him respect and admiration of his fellow actors, deep friendships, and thrilled thousands and thousands of followers world wide. His profession is actually the definition of lifetime achievement.”

Earlier this month, Jennifer made headlines after her tell-all interview with Attract. The Break-Up star referred to as out the notion that she was “egocentric” in her relationship with Brad Pitt and stated it was “absolute lies” that they broke up “as a result of I wouldn’t give him a child.”

Jennifer — who was married to Pitt, 58, from 2000 to 2005 — additionally opened up about her makes an attempt to get pregnant up to now. “I used to be going via IVF, consuming Chinese language teas, you title it. I used to be throwing the whole lot at it,” she stated.

The California native admitted to having some regrets about her fertility journey. “I might’ve given something if somebody had stated to me, ‘Freeze your eggs. Do your self a favor.’ You simply don’t suppose it. So right here I’m at the moment. The ship has sailed,” she stated.

For extra on Jennifer Aniston and her father, decide up the brand new difficulty of Us Weekly, on newsstands now.