Desiree Anzalone Wiki – Desiree Anzalone Biography
Desiree was born on September 15, 1989 in Connecticut. She was the daughter of Julia Arnaz and Mario Anzalone. Juila is the grandson of Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz. Julia confirmed that her daughter died “peacefully” at the Smilow Cancer Center on September 27, 2020. Desiree S Anzalone’s long battle with breast cancer is finally over. She was the great grandson of Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz (the ‘I Love Lucy’ fame) and succumbed to Stage 4 breast cancer. Her mother, Julia Arnaz, spoke to PEOPLE about the tragedy in a recent interview. The 51-year-old said, “Watching him slide I just wouldn’t want it to happen to my worst enemy. No mother should watch it.
“She was very special. All our kids were special, but this little girl was something else … We [are best friends]. We still are,” she added. Desiree was 31 years old when he died. He had been battling breast cancer ever since he was first diagnosed at the age of 25.
Desiree Anzalone Cancer
Desiree learned that she had Stage 2 breast cancer shortly after her 25th birthday, where she received treatment, including chemotherapy, according to Hollywood Life. He also continued to have a double mastectomy to be extra safe, and after staying in remission for a while, his cancer returned in stage 4 in 2018.
This time it had spread to his bones, liver, and lungs. Julia said that her cancer is spreading much more and the tumors are growing, but they expect it to stay on holidays.
“The thing that went wrong was that he kept liquefying around his heart and then they continued the surgeries and came back like two weeks later. And this time they did the surgery and came back 12 hours later and [they said], ‘You’ There are days, even hours. “I’ve been there before. It was unimaginable,” Julia PEOPLE said.
Desiree was a photographer by profession. His website has been updated with his works that mainly include portraits. Her mother said, “[He] was a beautiful photographer,” and revealed that her daughter had a lot of talent. Julia, “loved the music of the 60s and 70s. She was a model, a singer … She wrote songs. She is very, very talented, smart, smart girl.” Julia said.
Desiree was a fun-loving person and never lost hope, his social media proof of that. A small swipe on his Instagram page reveals that he is living his life to the fullest, even when he is at the height of his illness and in quarantine. According to a post on his page, he managed to create art in the form of a photo. He also shed light on his illness by stating that his daily life (due to cancer) appears to be quarantine in another post.
In his last post he shared on his page in late August, he wrote that he felt “a moment of relief” with pain after reading a quote from Antonin Artaud. She shared this update with a portrait of Frida Kahlo, an artist whose life and picture remind her of this quote. Desiree also got engaged when he died. His fiancee, Chris Reynolds, was with him when he took his last breath. Julia said, “He didn’t leave for even a minute … He was with us when he passed by … He never left,” Julia said.