Donna Summer’s Family Lay Smoking Rumors to Rest, Say She Did Not Smoke Cigarettes

The family of Donna Summers are speaking out against the rumors based around the cause of her death. It was reported Summers was a smoker and that was what caused her to develop lung cancer, which would ultimately cause her death. Brian Edwards (Spokesperson for the Sudano Family who Summer married into in 1980) released a statement addressing any rumors

“On behalf of the Sudano family, various reports currently surfacing about the cause of Ms. Summer’s death are not accurate….Although she lost her battle to lung cancer at the age of 63, it was not related to smoking. Ms. Summer was a non-smoker.”

The spokesman also went on to say that any information regarding the diagnosis and treatment of the late Queen of Disco would remain between the family and those doctors assigned.

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