“Valerie and Eddie had some tough instances, however their love for one another by no means wavered,” a supply says completely within the new subject of Us Weekly. “She’s actually heartbroken.”
The One Day at a Time alum, 60, met the rock star backstage at a live performance in 1980. They wed months later in April 1981.
“They have been so in love,” a second insider says. “Valerie hated the groupies that may observe his band, however Eddie mesmerized folks and he or she was no exception.”
After the couple welcomed son Wolfgang in March 1991, Bertinelli threw herself into motherhood, whereas Van Halen continued to have enjoyable on the highway. They separated in 2001 and finalized their divorce in December 2007.
“They have been higher buddies aside,” the second insider tells Us. “Valerie championed Eddie for kicking medication and booze for good and stayed shut all through his battle with tongue most cancers.”
The actress and the Grammy winner each remarried, her to monetary planner Tom Vitale in January 2011 and him to Janie Liszewski in June 2009. Bertinelli was among the many family members by Van Halen’s aspect when he died at age 65 on October 6.
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