Andrea Thompson, Tristan Thompson’s mother, has sadly passed away. While Tristan Thompson is going through a difficult time, Khloe Kardashian, his ex-girlfriend, is supporting him. When he learned about his mother Andrea Thompson’s tragic death on Thursday evening, the couple departed on a private jet to Canada. The basketball player’s mother passed away unexpectedly on Thursday in Toronto, per TMZ. She had a heart attack while at home, according to sources with direct knowledge of the tragic event. She was taken to the hospital right away, and doctors did their best to save her, but she tragically passed away.
Well, according to the source, they would always come together and support their loved ones in their most trying time of need, despite their breakup in 2021. This is what Khloe K and the Kardashian family always do. Shortly after learning the news, Thompson and Khloe K flew out of Los Angeles to be with the professional athlete’s family in Canada.
Khloé Kardashian travels home to mourn Tristan Thompson’s late mom
Tristan Thompson’s ex-girlfriend Khloe Kardashian stood by him as they flew into Toronto following his mother’s unexpected death. Shortly after his mother Andrea Thompson passed away on Thursday night, the 31-year-old former NBA player and the 38-year-old reality star were seen exiting a private plane in Canada together. The pair were captured in images obtained by the outlet exiting the aircraft and entering a nearby car while dressed mostly in black loungewear. As you might expect, the athlete was looking very solemn when they got there.
Thus, according to insiders, the KUWTK alum traveled with the 31-year-old to console him during this tough time. According to reports, the model and Andrea Thompson shared a close bond with each other. As a result, she intends to stand by Thompson as he goes through this difficult time. A source who spoke to ET about the tragedy said, “Khloé was very close to Tristan’s mother, and as with any partner, friend, etcetera, the family will be first to support them, especially in this very difficult time.”
Additionally, they added, the entire Kardashian family is expected to attend an upcoming funeral, “A private funeral for his mother is scheduled that Khloé, Kim [Kardashian], and Kris [Jenner] are expected to attend.”
How Khloe Kardashian still supports Tristan Thompson amid their split
Khloé Kardashian traveled with him to support him at this difficult time of his life. The journey undoubtedly demonstrates KoKo’s dedication to helping Thompson overcome all challenges, regardless of how complicated their past may be. The two are no longer dating, but they are still very much a part of each other’s lives as they co-parent their 4-year-old daughter and their newborn baby boy. Tristan Thompson is also the father to Prince and Theo, with his exes Jordan Craig with Maralee Nichols respectively. Prior to this, Thompson referred to his mother—a school bus driver—as “a warrior and a champ” and praised her “love and passion” for her children.
TMZ cited insiders with direct knowledge when reporting that she passed away on January 5 following a heart attack. Khloe K hasn’t discussed the loss in public, and neither has Thompson. When He last updated his Instagram page, he shared a video documenting his progress in getting fit.
In any case, we are sending our condolences and prayers to his family, particularly to his younger brothers, Amari, Dishawn, and Daniel. It was such a tragic loss. Peace be upon Andrea Thompson.