Foo Fighters’ Dave Grohl Intense Last Moments With Mom Virginia Grohl Before Her Death 😭😭
Amid ongoing commemorations for late Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins, fans have been saddened to learn of the death of Dave Grohl’s mother, Virginia, at the age of 84.
The Foo Fighters’ UK Twitter page announced the sad news on the morning of August 17, 2022. It has since spread on social media.
Tributes have poured in from fans of the band, many of them still reeling from the death of Taylor Hawkins.
Many have found Virginia Grohl’s death particularly heartbreaking because of the close relationship she had with her son – they recently worked together on TV series From Cradle To Stage.
The Foo Fighters’ UK Twitter page tweeted today it had “sad news coming in of the passing of Dave’s mother, Virginia.”
Virginia Hanlon Grohl was a long-time educator living between southern California and northern Virginia.
After retiring from teaching – she spent 30 years in the profession – she wrote her first book, From Cradle To Stage.
Developing it involved traveling with Dave and the rest of the Foo Fighters during their US and European tours, then traveling independently to meet the mothers of other musicians.
Rest in power Queen