Oscar-winning actor Tom Hanks is remembering his mother who passed away at age 84 earlier this month.
The actor confirmed the news on Instagram by sharing a photograph of Janet Marylyn Frager along with a touching message.
“This beauty? My mom. She was the difference in many lives. Many lives. We say goodbye to her today. Safe crossing, mom!” he wrote. Hanks’ wife Rita Wilson also posted a tribute to her mother-in-law, thanking her for “bringing my love into the world.” “She is at peace now,” she wrote.
This wonderful lady gave birth to my husband, and three other children. Thank you for bringing my love into the world. She is at peace now. A photo posted by Rita Wilson (@ritawilson) on
Hanks’ mother passed away just days after his 60th birthday on July 9.