Viweing for Thalia's Mother Held in Mexico, Celebs Send Condolences
Thalia's Mother Laid to Rest in New York's Ferncliff Cemetery
By Mariela Rosario | 06/02/2011 - 18:00

Thalia is still reeling from the sudden death of her mother, Yolanda Miranda, but at least she has a close group of friends and family who are there to support her during this difficult time.

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Thalia Mother's Death and the Sodi Family's History of Tragedy
Thalia's Mother's Death and the Sodi Family's History of Tragedy
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 05/31/2011 - 17:01

At first glance, Thalia’s life seems charmed: The 39-year-old is an internationally beloved pop singer, telenovela queen, businesswoman and author and she’s eight months pregnant with her second child with hubby/music guru Tommy Mottola.

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Thalía’s Mother Dies Unexpectedly in Mexico
By Irasema Romero | 05/27/2011 - 13:13

Thalía’s mother, Yolanda Miranda, died this morning in Mexico of what is believed to be a heart attack.

“Half of my soul has died today…I feel as if I’m dying slowly…thank you for your prayers for my warrior, for my mother,” the Mexican singer Tweeted.

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Ernestina Sodi Recounts Her Real Life Terror
By Mariela Rosario | 05/22/2008 - 11:39

In September of 2002, Thalia’s two sisters Ernestina and Laura were kidnapped while leaving a theater in Mexico City. Laura Zapata, a popular Mexican soap actress, was held for 16 days. Ernestina Sodi, a writer and former Miss Mexico, would endure a total of 36 days of mental and physical abuse—losing 70 percent of her vision as a result of being blindfolded for hours at a time. Thalia rounded up the hefty ransom and her sisters were eventually set free.

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