Following a family tragedy, Real Housewives of Beverly Hills' Kyle Richards visited her friend, Ali Landry, who lost two family members earlier this month. According to an Us Weekly report, Ali's father-in-law, Juan Manuel Gomez Fernandez, and her brother-in-law, Juan Manuel Gomez Monteverde, were killed after being kidnapped in Mexico. They were reportedly held for ransom for 16 days, and despite a ransom being paid out to the kidnappers, last weekend their bodies were found in the remote town of Pueblo Viejo located in the Veracruz region. Kyle paid her respects to the actress and her director husband, Alejandro Gomez Monteverde, on Thursday (September 25).
Longtime pals Kyle and Ali are often spotted together around L.A., and appeared at the 4th Annual Red CARpet Safety Awareness Event as recently as September 19.
Here are some of their prior red carpet appearances.
Ali and attend the Kyle By Alene Too grand opening party on October 11, 2012 in Beverly Hills.
Tori Spelling, Kyle Richards and Ali Landry appear at the Red CARpet event presented by Spokesmoms on September 10, 2011 in Pacific Palisades.
Us Weekly further reports that Ali and Alejandro scattered their family members' ashes off the coast of Tampico, Mexico on Wednesday (September 23), with a mass expected to be held for them on Friday (Sepetmber 25) in L.A. The news has since prompted other celebrities to show their support for the couple on social media.
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