Actor Alec Baldwin is in mourning! Indeed, the 64-year-old actor shared the sad news of the death of his mother, Carol M. Baldwin, on Instagram on May 26. Note that Carol M. Baldwin was 92 years old. On his account, Alec Baldwin had shared a vintage image of his mother with a more recent photo. “Carol M. Baldwin, mother of actors Alec, Daniel, William and Stephen Baldwin and two daughters, Elizabeth and Jane, died today in Syracuse, New York,” he captioned the photos.
“Born Carol Newcomb Martineau, in Syracuse on December 15, 1929, she was the child of Roy and Marion Martineau and had one brother, Daniel, and five sisters, Patricia, Joan, Diane, Louise and Rebecca”, continued Alec Baldwin in giving details of his life. The actor clarified that his mother had met her husband, Alexander R. Baldwin Jr, nicknamed Alec, when they were students at Syracuse University. After the family moved to Long Island, his father worked as a history teacher and coach of football and rifle shooting at Massapequa High School. Alexander R. Baldwin Jr died at the age of 55 in 1983, always indicates Alec Baldwin.
Alec Baldwin: ‘In 1991, she was diagnosed with breast cancer’
The actor paid a beautiful tribute to his mother by telling his life, his story and his journey. “Carol Baldwin raised her children and, when her youngest was a teenager, went to work in marketing research for a company called Quick Test, operating in a local mall,” he wrote. “In 1991, she was diagnosed with breast cancer. After surviving, she joined a Long Island breast cancer support group to start an effort with SUNY Stony Brook,” the star continues.
“My mother taught me the second acts. And the third, too. She spent the last 25 years of her life fighting and defending the cause to which she dedicated her life. We are all enormously proud of this what she accomplished,” he said in his Instagram post. Hailey Bieber, 25, Stephen’s daughter, shared Alec’s post on her Instagram Story and wrote, “We love you grandma.”
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