CL‘s mother has passed away at the age of 53 due to a heart attack.

According to a press release by CL’s agency Team Very Cherry, CL’s mother suddenly passed away due to a heart attack on January 23.

Hello, this is Team Very Cherry.

CL’s mother Hong Yu Ra passed away due to a heart attack on January 23 while staying abroad. Her funeral will be held for three days starting from February 10, and the funeral procession will be on February 12.

Due to the serious situation with COVID-19, the funeral will be held quietly with only her family and relatives.

Please send your comfort and encouragement to CL during this time.

May she rest in peace.

— Team Very Cherry

Back in April 2013, she shared an old picture of her mother, but hasn’t been public with her personal, family related matters since then.