Rita Marley, widow of Reggae superstar Bob Marley, has been hospitalized after suffering a severe stroke.

, widow of superstar Bob Marley, has been admitted to a Miami hospital after suffering a major stroke in the United States city on Tuesday night, September 20.

The matriarch of the Marley family was in Miami to attend an event but her appearance had to be cancel after her illness.

It is understood that she had suffered a stroke before, but this is considered the most serious and members of the family have been tight-lipped about her condition, but have been closely monitoring her condition.

70-year-old Marley, born Alpharita Anderson in Santiago de Cuba in July 1946, is the mother of three of Bob Marley’s 13 children; David (Ziggy), Cedella and Stephen.

Rita Marley Hospitalized After Suffering Severe Stroke - Setember 20 2016

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