Rest in peace, Alma Wahlberg. Mark and Donnie Wahlberg took to Instagram on Sunday to mourn the death of their mother. She was 78.

The matriarch of the Wahlberg family, Alma had nine children with ex-husband Donald Wahlberg: Donnie, Paul, Robert, Jim, Arthur, Tracey, Michelle, Debbie and Mark. Alma and Donald divorced in 1982; Donald died in 2008.

Fans learned more about Alma and the Wahlberg family through her appearances on their A&E reality show, Wahlburgers, which chronicled the family's burger restaurant. The show ran from 2014 to 2019.

In a heartfelt tribute on Sunday, Donnie remembered his mom as a "warrior" and "angel."

"I’m so blessed to have been brought into this world by, raised by, taught by and set on my life’s path by, such an amazing woman," he wrote. "My mom Alma’s joy for life, love and people -- combined with a pride in her humble beginnings and refusal to forget where she came from -- undoubtedly shaped me into the man that I am."

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