See Gisele Bündchen’s emotional farewell after loss of her ‘angel’ mother

Vania Nonnenmacher: What caused the death of model Gisele Bündchen’s mother

Supermodel Gisele Bündchen is still enmeshed in mourning following the recent demise of her mother, Vania Nonnenmacher.

From all indications, it is evident that she misses her late mother, in fact, in a heartfelt Instagram post, the supermodel opened up about the recent passing of her mother, Vania Nonnenmacher.

She expressed both grief and gratitude for the impactful presence her mom had in her life.

The former Victoria’s Secret Angel, shared a series of family photos accompanied with a heartfelt caption on Tuesday, saying, “Beloved mom, It hurts to know that I won’t be able to hug you anymore, but I know that you will always be watching over us.”

Nonnenmacher’s demise

Bündchen reflected on her mother’s virtues, she honored her for embodying love, strength, compassion, courage, and grace.

She added, “I am so grateful to be your daughter and to have learned from you. Your love will always guide us. I will see you in my dreams. Love you.”

Nonnenmacher, a mother of six daughters, including Gisele and her twin sister Patricia, passed away at the age of 75 after a battle with cancer.

Hospital Moinhos de Vento in Porto Alegre, Brazil, confirmed her death, stating that she had been admitted on Jan. 26 and passed away on Jan. 28.

The Brazilian supermodel had previously shared the challenges of caring for her ailing parents, expressing how it had been tough on her and her entire family.

Amidst all this difficulties, Bündchen emphasized the importance of various tools, including meditation, daily exercise, and a commitment to wellness through nutrition, in navigating tough times.

Gisele often took to social media to share glimpses of her mother, from heartfelt Mother’s Day tributes to family reunion photos.

Nonnenmacher retired as a bank teller, and played a pivotal role in raising her daughters in what has been described as a “hardworking middle-class family” in Horizontina, Brazil.

As Gisele and her family bear this great loss, with thousands and millions of fans, friends, family, and well-wishers, the supermodel’s heartwarming tribute stands as a testament to the enduring impact of a mother’s love and the cherished memories that will forever linger in their hearts.

Vania Nonnenmacher: What caused the death of model Gisele Bündchen’s mother

Vania Nonnenmacher: What caused the death of model Gisele Bündchen’s mother

Brazilian supermodel Gisele Bündchen and her entire family has been thrown into mourning following the demise of her mother, Vania Nonnenmacher, who reportedly passed away at the age of 75.

It was gathered that Nonnenmacher succumbed to her battle with cancer at Hospital Moinhos de Vento in Porto Alegre, Brazil.

Nonnenmacher was a mother to six girls: Rafaela, Graziela, Gabriela, Raquel, Gisele, and her twin sister, Patricia.

Gisele grew to become a global fashion icon, but initially aspired to be a professional volleyball player.

However, in 1993, her mother enrolled her and her sisters in a modeling course, ultimately leading to Gisele’s discovery by Elite Model Management.

Money cannot buy health

Earlier this month, Gisele opened up about her parents’ health while promoting her upcoming cookbook, “Nourish: Simple Recipes to Empower Your Body and Feed Your Soul.”

In the interview with Harper’s Bazaar, she echoed the importance of health.

To her, “You can have all the money in the world. If you don’t have your health, it’s not possible to buy it back.”

The Brazilian beauty shared a rare family photo on Instagram at the start of the year.
She expressed love while reconnecting with her five sisters.

Gisele has two children, Benjamin and Vivian.
The two kids are products of her marriage to her ex-husband, retired NFL great Tom Brady. The couple divorced amicably.

Path to meaningful life

The supermodel reflected on her joyful childhood in her 2018 memoir, “Lessons: My Path to a Meaningful Life”.
She described it as the “best childhood in the world” with six lively voices at the dinner table.

Vania Nonnenmacher’s death marks a profound loss for the Bundchen family.

Condolences have poured in from fans and well-wishers.

Limited details have been released regarding her passing, and it remains unclear how long she had been battling cancer.