Sharon Stone’s 11-month-old nephew dies of ‘total organ failure,’ actress announces
Sharon Stone is grieving the loss of her nephew and godson.
In an emotional post on social media on Monday, Stone, 63, shared a video of her 11-month-old nephew River William Stone with a caption that reads: “River William Stone Sept. 8, 2020 – Aug. 30, 2021.”
The video is accompanied by the song “Tears in Heaven” by Eric Clapton.
Just days before the toddler’s tragic death, Stone shared a photo on Instagram of the child, showing him intubated with several tubes and wires wrapped around him.
“My nephew and godson River Stone was found in his crib w total organ failure,” she explained on Friday in an Instagram post. “Please pray for him. We need a miracle.”
Stone, a mother of three sons aged between 15 and 21, received support from many celebrities.
“Ugh I’m sitting here in tears. I’m so sorry, Sharon. What a beautiful boy. Sending all my love to you and your family,” said Will & Grace star Sean Hayes.
“I am so sorry. My lord,” added Selma Blair.