A former Bachelor in Paradise star recently opened up about a heartbreaking loss her family has been dealing with. Caila Quinn first appeared on Ben Higgins’ season of The Bachelor and later joined Bachelor in Paradise. She eventually found love of her own in the real world and recently announced that she is expecting her first child. Right now, however, Quinn is working through a heartbreak.
Here’s what you need to know:
Caila Quinn’s grandmother has passed away
On November 11, Quinn shared a series of photos of her Instagram page, and she added a long caption. “I don’t want to say goodbye anymore so see you later,” Quinn’s caption began. She credited Grammie with the statement and revealed that her grandmother had recently passed away. “I have no words to express the sadness our family is feeling this week. My Grammie was a woman I always looked up to. A woman to turn to. A woman I will always admire,” the former Bachelor in Paradise star continued.
The Instagram post included 10 photos showing Quinn’s grandmother’s life. The first snap appeared to be from Quinn’s wedding in May 2021, as the former reality TV star knelt down with her groom next to her to smile for a photo alongside their grandparents. The second photo showed Quinn as a toddler, perched on her grandmother’s lap, and the rest highlighted other touching moments from the family matriarch’s life.
The ‘Bachelor in Paradise’ star reflected on her grandmother’s full life
In her lengthy caption, Quinn shared valuable tidbits about her grandmother’s life. She mentioned her grandmother’s love of watercolor painting and noted that she had seen “The Sound of Music” on Broadway with her grandmother. “She was a cultured woman who traveled the world to every single continent with my grandfather,” Quinn shared. The former “Bachelor” contestant wrote about her gratitude that her husband had met her grandma, noting that her grandmother was one of the first to find out about her pregnancy.
Quinn’s post was shared by comments of love and support from quite a few other Bachelor Nation personalities and fans.
“I am so sorry for the loss of you and your family” divided Emily Ferguson.
“Oh Caila, I’m so sorry to see that. I was very fortunate to meet and chat with your Grammie and she was the epitome of elegance and grace. Sending lots of love to you and your family.” added Sharleen Joynt.
“Sorry Caila, she sounds like a wonderful woman who shaped you.” commented a supporter.
“My condolences to you and your family. May the eternal light always shine upon your Grammie and may she continue to rest in everlasting peace. interfered Another person.
“I’m so sorry for you[r] Loss. That is so beautifully written Caila. And I can see where you get your creative flair from.” written down someone else.
In the days since the former ‘Bachelor in Paradise’ star shared the news of her grandmother’s death, her Instagram post has garnered nearly 20,000 “likes” and several hundred supportive comments.
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