Thursday October 22, 2020
It’s been around three months since Lisa Marie Presley had to cope with the death of her 27-year-old son Benjamin Keough. His current birthday tears open the wounds of grief in the daughter of Elvis Presley again. She remembers her “beautiful angel” with heartbreaking words.
Benjamin Keough, the grandson of Elvis Presley, died in July at the age of only 27. His mother Lisa Marie Presley dedicated a touching Instagram post to her son on Wednesday when he would have celebrated his 28th birthday.
“My beautiful, beautiful angel. I adore the ground on which you walked, on this earth and now in heaven. My heart and soul went with you,” writes the daughter of Elvis Presley to a photo that her son takes a past birthday party shows.
“The pain of being without you every day and every moment is overwhelming and infinite. I will never be the same again.” In the end, she makes a request to her son: “Wait for me, darling, and hold my hand while I stay to keep protecting and educating your little sisters and to be there for Riley. I know you do that Happy birthday, my dear, dear boy. You were way too good for this world. “
Circumstances of death unclear
Benjamin Keough was the son of Lisa Marie Presley and the musician Danny Keough. The ex-couple also have a daughter, actress Riley Keough. Lisa Marie Presley’s twin daughters Harper and Finley are from her marriage to Michael Lockwood, from whom she divorced in 2016.
Riley Keough also wrote a letter to commemorate her late brother. “Happy Birthday, beautiful angel”, she wrote about a series of photos showing photos of children and more recent pictures of siblings.
Lisa Marie Presley’s management made Benjamin Keough’s death public in mid-July. No information was given about the circumstances of death. Already then it was said that the mother’s heart was broken. “She adored the boy. He was the love of her life.”