Sharon Stone is mourning the sudden loss of her younger brother, Patrick Stone. He was 57.
Patrick died Sunday morning in his home state of Pennsylvania due to cardiac arrest, according to reports. His death had been ruled the result of heart disease.
The tragedy comes less than two years after the death of Patrick's infant nephew, causing more heartbreak for the actress and her family.
Stone took to social media late Monday to confirm her brother's passing, sharing a photograph of them together along with a heartfelt caption about their relationship.
"RIP my brother Patrick Joseph Stone."
The 64-year-old actress went on to describe her brother as "a kind and generous man" who was always there for her when she needed him most. She concluded by saying that he will be deeply missed by all who knew him and loved him dearly.
Our thoughts are with Sharon Stone and her family during this difficult time.