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Mob Wives star Big Ang aka Angela Raiola died early this morning (Feb. 18). She was 55. 

Reported the New York Daily News:

Family and friends of the 55-year-old “Mob Wives” matriarch streamed into a local hospital to be by the Brooklyn-born bar owner’s side after she stopped receiving cancer treatments. A source said she was suffering from pneumonia.

Loved ones denied earlier reports of her death., but her Twitter account later confirmed that she died at 3:01 a.m.

“She was surrounded by nothing but love from her immediate family, and closest friends,” a statement from her friend Vinnie Medugno said on the account.

A source told the Daily News earlier that she had been given last rites and that her family was holding vigil by her side late Wednesday.

Rest in power Big Ang.

Photo: WENN.com

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