‘I Feel You Everywhere’: Jessica Marais shares a heartbreaking post about her late mother Karen
Jessica Marais has posted another moving tribute to her late mother.
The 36-year-old Love Child star took to Instagram on Wednesday to share a heartbreaking message about her mother, Karen, who passed away last year.
“Mom, I feel you everywhere and I miss you every day,” the actress wrote next to a beach photo of a beautiful sunset.
Tribute: Jessica Marais, 36, took to Instagram on Wednesday to write a heartbreaking post about Karen, who passed away last year
Marais returned to Instagram in January of this year after 21 weeks of silence on the platform.
The mail came five months after Karen’s death in August.
In that tribute, the mum-of-one shared a child’s photo on Instagram of herself with her mom and sister on the beach.
The star’s family has been through a lot of tragedy as Jessica was only nine years old when she watched her father, college counselor Tony Marais, collapse and die of a heart attack.
Bond: Marais returned to Instagram in January of this year after 21 weeks of silence on the platform. Seen here with mother Karen in 2011
In August, Jessica’s boyfriend and Packed to the Rafters co-star Hugh Sheridan confirmed her mother’s death on his Instagram page.
“I am mourning my dearest and dearest friend, who has lost both her parents far too young now,” he wrote at the time.
Actor Hugh, who has known Jessica since college, shared his memories of Karen and how proud she was of her daughter.
Family: In that tribute, the mother-of-one shared an undated childhood photo on Instagram of herself with her mom and sister on the beach
‘We have helped each other by changing our lives in so many ways. Our wins and highs sometimes met extreme lows, but we always made it, ‘he wrote.
‘I can’t tell you how I feel knowing I can’t hug you now. To have some distance between us when I want to be with you, ”added Hugh, who was living in Los Angeles at the time.
“I love you, Jess. I will be back very soon and I will be hugging you for a long time (after being quarantined a lot). ‘
Strong: The star’s family has been through a lot of tragedies, like Jessica [seen here in 2017] was only nine years old when she saw her father, college dean Tony Marais, collapse and die of a heart attack
Jessica and Hugh made their name after appearing on the hit Channel 7 drama Packed To The Rafters, when it premiered in 2008.
However, Marais stepped down from the show’s upcoming Amazon reboot, titled Back to the Rafters, for “ personal reasons. ”
Actress Georgina Haig will play the role of Rachel Rafter in the new series.
Pals: In August, Jessica’s boyfriend and Packed to the Rafters co-star Hugh Sheridan [pictured left with Jess] confirmed her mother’s death on his Instagram page