Melania Trump announces the passing of her mother, Amalija Knavs, aged 78.

The announcement, made on Twitter, expresses deep sadness over Amalija's death.

Amalija Knavs is remembered as a strong woman known for her grace, warmth, and dignity.

Melania highlights her mother's dedication to family—husband, daughters, grandson, and son-in-law.

Melania was absent from December holiday festivities due to her mother's illness, as revealed by Donald Trump.

During a New Year's Eve event, Donald Trump praises Melania as a great First Lady and provides an update on Amalija's condition.

Despite the tough situation, there's hope for Amalija's recovery, with wishes for her speedy improvement.