Ac­tresses’ death causes con­firmed

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THE of­fi­cial cause of death in the pass­ing of Car­rie Fisher, pic­tured, and Deb­bie Reynolds has been con­firmed.

The Star Wars ac­tress – who died a day be­fore her mother Reynolds – suf­fered a heart at­tack, which caused her death.

How­ever, the Los An­ge­les county coro­ner’s of­fice will be do­ing more tests to con­firm what caused the heart at­tack. Reynolds, who was 84 when she died, suf­fered an in­tra-cere­bral haem­or­rhage, which was caused by a rup­tured blood ves­sel that led to bleed­ing in her brain. The death cer­tifi­cate also lists hy­per­ten­sion as an un­der­ly­ing fac­tor in her stroke.

The news comes af­ter the pair were re­mem­bered dur­ing a spe­cial trib­ute at the Golden Globes on Sun­day evening .

Fisher’s half-sis­ter Joely Fisher at­tended the cer­e­mony and was both “proud and sad” when she saw the sweet trib­ute for the late ac­tresses.

“I think of their un­par­al­leled and in­com­pa­ra­ble ca­reers (when I see trib­utes like this). I de­cided to make it out of my house to­day to (hon­our) my girls,” she said.

The mother and daugh­ter were laid to rest next to each other at the For­est Lawn Me­mo­rial Park.

There are plans for a pub­lic me­mo­rial later in the year. – Bang Me­dia

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