Alexis Arquette Died from AIDS-Related Illness
Alexis Arquette, 47, died on September 11. Her family has now confirmed that the actress died from complications related to AIDS.
Arquette died surrounded by her family. She “had been suffering for a long time. She was sick for years,” the source revealed to PEOPLE. “At one point, she wasn’t able to leave the house; she was in bad shape.”
The source also revealed that in Arquette’s final hours, “The whole family rallied around her. And in the end they were always there to support her. Everyone knew [her death] was imminent. It was a matter of time.”