​Céline Dion's Mother, Thérèse Tanguay-Dion (a.k.a. "Maman Dion"), Dies at 92

​Céline Dion's Mother, Thérèse Tanguay-Dion (a.k.a. "Maman Dion"), Dies at 92
Thérèse Tanguay-Dion, the mother of Céline Dion, passed away yesterday (January 16) after battling a number of health issues. She was 92.
 
Last year, Tanguay-Dion's eldest child Claudette revealed that her mother had been suffering from memory loss, as well as vision and hearing impairment. An official cause of death has not been announced.
 
Tanguay-Dion was affectionately known in her home province of Quebec as "Maman Dion."
 
In addition to mothering 14 children, Tanguay-Dion was also a television host and a philanthropist.
 
She hosted a cooking show on TVA and released her own line of food products under the banner Pâtés de Maman Dion.
 
In 2006, she founded the Maman Dion Foundation, which provides school supplies, clothing and glasses to underprivileged students.
 
She even wrote daughter Céline's first hit, "Ce n'était qu'un rêve."
 
Read some of the remembrances for Maman Dion below.