Ivana Trump spent a stint in Malibu rehab the place she insisted her identify used to be ‘Maria’ author claims 

Ivana Trump befriended a heiress with the similar identify all the way through a brief stint in a Malibu rehab the place she handled her fellow sufferers to a champagne lunch.

Ivana Lowell, the daughter of English author Lady Caroline Blackwood, has published in a work written for Air Mail that the pair frolicked togehter on the middle in Malibu, bonding over their first identify.

The 73-year-old used to be discovered lifeless on the backside of her staircase of her Upper East Side townhouse on July 14. 

Per week later, the Trump circle of relatives amassed in New York City to bid farewell to Ivana, Donald’s first spouse and the mum of his 3 oldest kids – Eric, Ivanka and Don Jr. Mourners joined them out of doors of the St. Vincent Ferrer Church, in Manhattan’s Upper East Side.

Now, Guinness heiress Lowell claims that she spent a while together with her namesake at an unnamed facility in Malibu, years after Ivana and Donald divorced in 1990.

She stated she met the socialite for the primary time on the ‘purple mansion’, claiming that she had demanded to be referred to as ‘Maria’ and used to be accompanied through a tender guy referred to as ‘Roberto’ all the way through her keep.

Writing for Air Mail, Lowell stated: ‘A tall girl with nearly similarly tall blonde hair and a faceful of make-up used to be screaming, at whoever would pay attention to her. “How time and again do I’ve to inform you my identify isn’t Ivana—it’s Maria. I’m Maria”.’

Ivana Trump reportedly spent a brief period of time within the rehabilitation middle, the place she celebrated with different sufferers with champagne ahead of gifting writer Ivanka Lowell with a bottle of her fragrance 

Ivana Lowell, an English author, claims she met the socialite for the primary time on the ‘pink mansion' rehab center, and that she had demanded to be called Maria. Pictured: Ivana Trump and son Eric on a ski vacation

Ivana Lowell, an English writer, claims she met the socialite for the first time at the ‘pink mansion’ rehab center, and that she had demanded to be called Maria. Pictured: Ivana Trump and son Eric on a ski vacation

Ivana Trump was last seen on June 22, walking around the Upper East Side with the help of an assistant before her death last week

Ivana Trump was last seen on June 22, walking around the Upper East Side with the help of an assistant before her death last week

Donald Trump emerges from the church with his grandson Joseph, Ivanka, Eric, Melania, Don Jr., Jared Kushner and Barron after Ivana Trump's funeral on July 20

Donald Trump emerges from the church with his grandson Joseph, Ivanka, Eric, Melania, Don Jr., Jared Kushner and Barron after Ivana Trump’s funeral on July 20

Ivana Lowell, the daughter of English writer Lady Caroline Blackwood, has revealed that the pair spent time together at the center, bonding over their first name

 Ivana Lowell, the daughter of English writer Lady Caroline Blackwood, has revealed that the pair spent time together at the center, bonding over their first name

‘When she calmed down, I turned around and introduced myself: ‘Hello, I’m Ivana.’ She seemed confused at first, but then, as her anger subsided, her face began to soften.’

Lowell explained in the Air Mail piece that it was the start of their unlikely friendship, and said that during their time in rehab Ivana did not ‘feel it was necessary’ for her to attend group or any meetings, and when she asked why she was there Ivana simply replied ‘pure exhaustion.’

But she went on to say that Trump  became an ‘integral, part of their group and spoke ‘honestly and candidly’ about an abusive marriage she had been in – though it is not clear which one of her husbands this was referring to.

Following her split from Donald Trump, Ivana started a romance with Italian businessman Riccardo Mazzucchelli, whom she wed in 1995, however the marriage was short-lived and the pair divorced just two years later.

She then went on to date and marry Italian actor Rossano Rubicondi, who passed away in October 2021 following a battle with cancer.

Lowell wrote in the piece: : ‘Roberto and Ivana never adhered to the daily schedules imposed upon the rest of us. 

‘They would take off for a lunch with friends in Malibu or a shopping spree in Santa Barbara.

‘I would gaze out of the window of my therapist’s office, bored rigid from having to retell stories of childhood trauma, only to see Ivana and Roberto pull up in their red convertible.

Ivana, pictured in Paris in 1991, would go shopping with her male companion and return in a red convertible. Paying tribute to Ivana, Lowell said 'I am sad she has gone. Who else is going to be the other Ivana?'

Ivana, pictured in Paris in 1991, would go shopping with her male companion and return in a red convertible. Paying tribute to Ivana, Lowell said ‘I am sad she has gone. Who else is going to be the other Ivana?’

Ivana Trump and Jared Kushner are seen holding hands outside Ivana's funeral in Manhattan

Ivana Trump and Jared Kushner are seen holding hands outside Ivana’s funeral in Manhattan

Ivana's Vanity Fair cover was put on display at the altar of her 'Celebration of Life'.  Ivana can be seen grinning in a white wedding dress while sat on a yellow couch

Ivana’s Vanity Fair cover was put on display at the altar of her ‘Celebration of Life’.  Ivana can be seen grinning in a white wedding dress while sat on a yellow couch

Ivana Trump's gold casket is carried into St. Vincent Ferrer Church on Lexington Avenue followed by the Trump family

Ivana Trump’s gold casket is carried into St. Vincent Ferrer Church on Lexington Avenue followed by the Trump family

‘Ivana would be laughing as she fished out endless shopping bags from the back seat of the car, and I could hear her still laughing as her high heels clipped up the staircase,’ Lowell wrote.

Lowell, pictured, says that towards the end of her stay Ivana organized a champagne dinner for her and other patients saying ‘I think we all deserve a treat’, however seemed 'unfazed' when her partners didn't drink the alcohol

Lowell, pictured, says that against the top of her keep Ivana arranged a champagne dinner for her and different sufferers pronouncing ‘I believe all of us deserve a deal with’, however seemed ‘unfazed’ when her partners didn’t drink the alcohol

Towards the top of her keep, Lowell claimed Ivana arranged a champagne dinner for her and different sufferers pronouncing ‘I believe all of us deserve a deal with’.

Those who attended the dinner reportedly had a chaperone from rehab, however Ivana ‘made him disappear’ ahead of a waiter seemed with champagne and crystal flutes.

But those that had paid to be on the rehab didn’t contact the alcohol, however Ivana remained ‘utterly unfazed’.

Before leaving, Ivana talented the writer with a bottle of her IVANA fragrance, with a word pronouncing ‘with love from one Ivana to every other.’

She added: ‘I nonetheless have the bottle of fragrance, and I’m unhappy she has long gone. Who else goes to be the opposite Ivana?’

Lowell additionally claimed that she met Donald on one instance after her boyfriend used to be assigned to interview him, with the former-President reportedly pronouncing: ‘Ivana! Are you kidding me? I simply removed one, and now you might be telling me there may be every other one?’

All of Ivana’s kids spoke on the two-hour Mass carrier on Wednesday in entrance of 100 mourners, together with Donald, his spouse Melania and their 16-year-old son Barron.

Ivanka advised the gang: ‘Growing up, my mom did not inform me a lady may do the rest she sought after to — she confirmed me. 

L-R: Kai Trump, 15, with Donald and Melania Trump, Barron, Ivanka, six-year-old Joseph, and Eric Trump after the funeral of Ivana Trump on Wednesday

L-R: Kai Trump, 15, with Donald and Melania Trump, Barron, Ivanka, six-year-old Joseph, and Eric Trump after the funeral of Ivana Trump on Wednesday 

Ivanka Trump with Donald, Melania and the rest of the family on Wednesday, leaving the funeral home

Ivanka Trump with Donald, Melania and the remainder of the circle of relatives on Wednesday, leaving the funeral house 

‘She used to be a trailblazer to women and men alike. My mom as soon as advised me there used to be not anything she could not do in heels.

‘She taught us the right way to spear fish after which prepare dinner what we stuck. My mother expanded our minds.’

Don Jr. spoke subsequent and extremely joyful the congregation with fond reminiscences and jokes. Before he returned to his seat, he stated: ‘I like you, mother.’

Eric Trump, the youngest, spoke subsequent: ‘She had brains; she had attractiveness. She used to be the embodiment of the American dream…

‘She used to be a drive of nature, may beat any guy down the slopes, any girl at the runway.

‘She dominated the 3 folks [kids] with an iron fist but additionally a middle of gold.’

A mound of crimson roses lay ahead of the altar, surrounded through 73 burning candles which symbolized every 12 months of Ivana’s lifestyles.

After the carrier, Ivana’s frame used to be performed of the construction in a golden casket, previous her circle of relatives and dozens of VIP visitors.

A lady, who gave the look to be Ivana’s caregiver, cried at the church’s steps because the pallbearers handed.

Ivana used to be additionally commemorated through her favourite New York City eating place, Nello, which lit candles and displayed plant life at her favourite desk whilst she used to be laid to leisure.

She used to be buried subsequent to the primary hollow alongside a grassy house at her ex-husband’s tony Bedminster Golf Club following the invite-only funeral carrier.

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