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Queen Latifah Pays Tribute To Her Mother After She Passes Away

Rita Owens suffered from heart failure for many years.

Queen Latifah’s mother Rita Owens has passed away after years of medical challenges. The actress has been very open about Rita suffering with heart failure, and even helped as her caregiver at her mom’s home in New Jersey whenever she was not in California.

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