Memories that will be treasured forever. Riley Keough She shared the last picture she took with Lisa Marie Presley just before her death earlier in this month.
“I feel blessed to have a photo of the last time I saw my beautiful mama,” the Daisy Jones and the Six The actress, aged 33, posted via Instagram Tuesday, January 24, 2018. “Grateful @georgieflores took this.”
The photo was taken on January 8 at Formosa Café in West Hollywood. They celebrated what would have been the “Jailhouse Rock” singer’s 88th birthday with Elvis Director Baz Luhrrman Star Austin Butler.
Lisa Marie passed away four days later, on January 12, just hours after midnight Us Weekly confirmed that the “Lights Out” songstress was hospitalized for cardiac arrest. She was 54.
Her mother is the survivor of the late singer. Priscilla PresleyHalf-brother and a half-brother Navarone Garibaldi As well as three grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Lisa Marie shared Riley with her ex-husband Benjamin and one grandchild. Danny KeoughShe was married to him from 1988 to 1994. (Benjamin committed suicide in July 2020 at the age of 27. With her ex-husband, she welcomed twins Harper (14 years) and Finley (14 years). Michael LockwoodShe was married to her husband, Riley, from 2006 to 2021. Riley, her husband, made her a grandmother. Ben Smith-Petersen Their daughter was born and they announced her birth at the Graceland memorial.
Smith-Petersen, 31, stepped up to the podium on his wife’s behalf on Sunday, January 22.
“A letter to my Mama,” the stuntman said while reading Riley’s note during the Sunday, January 22, service. “Thank you for being my mother in this life. It has been 33 years since I was able to spend time with you. I’m certain I chose the best mother for me in this world and I knew that as far back as I can remember you.”
The Australia native continued: “I remember how safe it felt to be in our arms. As a child, I still remember that feeling. I also remember it from two weeks ago sitting on your couch. You have taught me that love is all that matters. I hope I can love my daughter the way you loved me, the way you loved my brother and my sisters.”
The actress’ rep confirmed that Riley and Smith-Petersen secretly welcomed a baby girl before her mother’s passing.
“Thank you for giving me strength, my heart, my empathy, my courage, my sense of humor, my manners, my temper, my wildness, my tenacity,” Smith-Petersen concluded his wife’s speech on Sunday. “I’m a product of your heart, my sisters are a product of your heart, my brother is a product of your heart. You are me, we are you, my eternal love. I am so glad you know how much you are loved. We are so grateful for your efforts. If I didn’t tell you every day, thank you.”