MEXICO CITY, October 23 (EL UNIVERSAL) .- Diana Negrete, daughter of singer and actor Jorge Negrete and actress Elisa Crochet Asperó, better known as Elisa Christy, died at the age of 79, as reported by her son, el tenor Rafael Jorge Negrete through his social networks, where he explained that his mother’s remains will rest in the Panteón Jardín, where those of his grandfather “El Charro Cantor” are also found.
“Thank you very much for each and every one of your messages of condolence. Sorry if I have not answered them. The funeral is today at 2:00 pm Panteón Jardín. We must not forget that although we are at a green traffic light it is important to keep a healthy distance” .
On social networks, fans of Jorge Negrete expressed their condolences to the family and shared photographs of Jorge and Diana; She was the only natural daughter of the artist, because with Gloria Marín she adopted a girl.
Diana Negrete used to attend the Garden Pantheon on her father’s mourning anniversaries.
Jorge and the dancer and actress Elisa Christy were married in 1940, Diana was born in 1942, and although the relationship between Jorge and Elisa no longer prospered, it is known that the interpreter of “Mexico, cute and dear,” was a loving and close father to her. until the day of his death, December 5, 1953.
Since Negrete’s death, Diana has dedicated herself to preserving her father’s legacy.