Remembering The Late Angie Diale's Husband And Children

She will never be forgotten

By  | Jun 22, 2022, 10:30 AM  | Top of The

Angie Diale, Remembering Angie Diale
Angie Diale was a prominent television personality, activist, and life coach who unfortunately passed on in 2021 at 55 years old, leaving the country in mourning, especially those closest to her like her husband.

Known for hosting shows such as SABC1’s Relate and Mzansi Magic’s Please Step In, which were centred around mending broken family relationships, Angie Diale’s charisma didn’t just start and stop on screen, according to her family and close friends, the late television host was a strong pillar of faith who supported those around her.

For close to two decades, Angie Diale had been living positively and openly and she was one of the most renowned activists for HIV/AIDs awareness and destigmatization of people living with HIV in South Africa.

Following her untimely death, Angie Diale left behind two children and her husband. This article looks at who Angie Diale’s husband is as well as their two children.

Angie Diale’s husband

Angie Diale’s husband, now widower, is Billy Diale. In a past interview, Angie Diale revealed that she had gotten married to Billy when she was only19 years old.

Not much is known about Angie Diale’s husband as he chose to stay away from the limelight while Angie was making her career on television.

During Angie Diale’s funeral, her husband gave a moving tribute. He played a recording describing his last moments with his wife, explaining that looking back at the last two months of her life, Angie had tried to prepare him for her death but he had not understood the signs.

“My laaitie I’m going to miss you so much, I’m going to miss the smile, those lips tender as they were.” He said.

We continue to pray that he finds peace and comfort. 

Angie Diale’s children

The late Angie Diale with her daughter Olerato, source: Instagram

Together with her husband, Angie Diale had two children- Tshepa Diale and Olerato Diale. Like their father, the two are relatively unknown.

During their late mother’s funeral, the two also paid moving tributes to their mother, describing the loss they felt.

Olerato Diale is the older sibling. She bears a striking resemblance to the late Angie Diale and she has a cute son called Oitumetse.

The late Angie Diale's son, Tshepa, source: Instagram

Tshepa Diale is the lastborn in the family. He is a musician who loves playing musical instruments, and like his mother, he is also an advocate for HIV awareness. It is not clear whether or not Angie Diale’s son has started a family yet.

Read also: Meet Themba Ndaba's children.

What caused Angie Diale’s death?

Angie Diale’s family announced that the popular TV host had passed away in the early hours of 23rd December 2021 following a pneumonia infection.

According to the statement released by the family, Angie Diale had suffered from shortness of breath and was subsequently treated at Tshepo Themba Hospital on 22nd December 2021 before being transferred to Leratong hospital where she breathed her last.

The late Angie Diale left a big legacy- not only as a television host but also as a champion for HIV destigmatization in the country.

She will surely be missed by her family, friends and everyone whose life she touched. May she continue to rest well.

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