Sharon Stone has revealed she is gripped with grief after the tragic – and unexpected death – of her 11-month-old nephew River.
The Hollywood star called for a “miracle” after the baby boy was rushed to hospital because of organ failure.
And sadly the heartbroken actress couldn’t believe the beautiful boy died a few days later and before he even reached his first birthday.
Sharon took to Instagram to share a somber image of an empty couch in what appeared to be a hotel room.
“The stages of grief,” wrote Sharon to her 2.7 million Instagram followers.
Sharon’s suitcase is seen in the striking image which the 63-year-old wanted her followers to see.
Sharon’s nephew River sadly died this week
The Hollywood star is grieving for the little baby
Sharon had shared a heartbreaking image of her nephew hooked up to life-support machines in hospital.
The Basic Instinct star, who is also River’s godmother, wrote alongside the picture: “My nephew and godson River Stone was found in his crib with total organ failure today.
“Please pray for him. We need a miracle.”
But sadly the poorly infant never recovered and Sharon wanted to give an update to her fans about how she was coping during such a difficult time.
Sharon was in Italy when she received the news that her brother’s son had died.
And it wasn’t long before Basic Instinct star’s friends flocked to the comments to share the condolences.
Model Naomi Campbell penned: “Beyond words.
Singer Michelle Williams wrote, “I’m so sorry!”, while presenter Kelly Ripa posted: “No words.”
Kelly added: “Praying for God to lift and hold you up @sharonstone my sincere and deepest condolences to you and your family.”
And many other fans sent their love to help support Sharon.
River was just 11 months old when he sadly died
“Many blessings to your brother and his wife and to you and all of your family through this very difficult time,” one wrote.
“Wishing you condolences and peace through your visit,” added a second social media follower.
“How are you? I think you are very brave and have you and your family in my thoughts,” remarked a third.
On Monday this week Academy Award-nominated actress Sharon confirmed that River had sadly passed away.
“River William Stone. Sept. 8, 2020 – Aug. 30, 2021,” the movie star wrote on social media alongside a clip featuring the late baby.
Sharon is mum to three adopted sons, Quinn, 15, Laird, 16, and Roan 21.
Sharon pictured in happier times
Sharon and Roan, one of her three adopted sons, attend a film premiere
Dave Benett/Getty Images for amf)
And in a revealing interview with Vogue the Hollywood star stressed was “privileged” to have three wonderful children.
“I’m now a single mother with three adopted sons, and it has been the great privilege of my life to raise them,” said Sharon.
“When you adopt, you realize any child could be your child, any person could be your relative.
“After that you never see the world in the same way again…”