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Mark Wahlberg remembers his late mother Alma Wahlberg on his 50th birthday.
The fighter star took to Instagram on June 5 to share a cute throwback photo of himself and his mother, who died in April aged 78 after a battle with dementia. He titled the picture “Miss you”.
Mark’s followers sent love in the comment section. One wrote: “Forever in your heart!” Another added: “She was definitely an original!”
The actor, who is Alma’s youngest child, aged nine, previously shared an Instagram tribute to his mother shortly after her death. “My angel,” Mark wrote next to a photo of a smiling Alma. “Rest in peace.”
He also shared sweet news with his mother in May, during the first Mother’s Day the family celebrated without the matriarch. He posted a photo of himself, his wife Rhea Durham and Alma along with the caption: “Happy Mother’s Day. What would I be without these two. Miss you, mom. Love you, baby. To all mothers, thank you.”