Hollywood just lost another heavy hitter.
From Yahoo News:
Mob Wives’ Star Big Ang Dead: Reality Personality Loses Battle to Cancer at Age 55February 18, 2016
Big Ang has passed away. (Photo: Getty Images)
Mob Wives star Big Ang died in the early hours of Thursday, Feb. 18, after battling stage IV lung and brain cancer, her friend Vinnie Medugoconfirmed via the star’s Twitter account, on behalf of her family. The reality personality was 55.
According to Medungo, Big Ang — whose real name is Angela Raiola — passed away at 3:01 a.m., surrounded by friends and family.
“It is with sad regret that we inform you that at 3:01 a.m. Angela Raiola peacefully ended her battle with cancer, and was called home,” the message on Twitter reads. “She was surrounded by nothing but love from her immediate family, and closest friends. YOU, (Her fans) were some of the most special people in the world, and she loved you immensely.”