Katherine Schwarzenegger honors her family with moving post following Saoirse Kennedy Hill’s death

Katherine Schwarzenegger is paying tribute to her family.

Just one day after Saoirse Kennedy Hill was laid to rest in Centerville, Massachusetts, 29-year-old Katherine took to Instagram to praise her family.

Katherine is a member of the Kennedy family, as her mom, Maria Shriver, is John F. Kennedy and Robert Kennedy's niece through her mom, Eunice Kennedy Shriver. Saoirse, meanwhile, was Robert's granddaughter through her mom, Courtney Kennedy Hill. Saoirse died earlier this month after an apparent overdose. She was 22.

"After wiping away the tears, after the beautiful sunsets, there is always a new day," Katherine wrote alongside a photo of the sunset in Hyanis Port, Massachusetts, home of the Kennedy family compound. "It’s not the big events or pretty things that hold you up at the end of the day, it’s family." 

"I feel so incredibly blessed to be part of such a loving, supportive and strong family that shows up in good times and in tough times," she continued. "I love each and every one of them and am so grateful to have them in my life. 🙏♥️🙏"

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BARNSTABLE, MA - AUGUST 5: Maria Shriver, center, attends funeral services for Saoirse Roisin Kennedy Hill at Our Lady of Victory Church in the Centerville section of Barnstable, MA on Aug. 5, 2019. Mourners gathered at Our Lady of Victory Church on Monday for the funeral of 22-year-old Saoirse Kennedy Hill, the granddaughter of Robert F. Kennedy who died last week. (Photo by David L. Ryan/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
BARNSTABLE, MA - AUGUST 5: From left, Ted Kennedy Jr., Joe Kennedy Jr. and Joe Kennedy lll attend the funeral services for Saoirse Roisin Kennedy Hill at Our Lady of Victory Church in the Centerville section of Barnstable, MA on Aug. 5, 2019. Mourners gathered at Our Lady of Victory Church on Monday for the funeral of 22-year-old Saoirse Kennedy Hill, the granddaughter of Robert F. Kennedy who died last week. (Photo by David L. Ryan/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
BARNSTABLE, MA - AUGUST 5: Courtney Kennedy Hill, center in blue, looks on as the casket of her daughter is taken from the hearse as funeral services for Saoirse Roisin Kennedy Hill are held at Our Lady of Victory Church in the Centerville section of Barnstable, MA on Aug. 5, 2019. Mourners gathered at Our Lady of Victory Church on Monday for the funeral of 22-year-old Saoirse Kennedy Hill, the granddaughter of Robert F. Kennedy who died last week. (Photo by David L. Ryan/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
BARNSTABLE, MA - AUGUST 5: The casket enters the church as funeral services for Saoirse Roisin Kennedy Hill are held at Our Lady of Victory Church in the Centerville section of Barnstable, MA on Aug. 5, 2019. Mourners gathered at Our Lady of Victory Church on Monday for the funeral of 22-year-old Saoirse Kennedy Hill, the granddaughter of Robert F. Kennedy who died last week. (Photo by David L. Ryan/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
BARNSTABLE, MA - AUGUST 5: Mourners stand outside the church as funeral services for Saoirse Roisin Kennedy Hill are held at Our Lady of Victory Church in the Centerville section of Barnstable, MA on Aug. 5, 2019. Mourners gathered at Our Lady of Victory Church on Monday for the funeral of 22-year-old Saoirse Kennedy Hill, the granddaughter of Robert F. Kennedy who died last week. (Photo by David L. Ryan/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
BARNSTABLE, MA - AUGUST 5: Paul Michael Hill places his hand on the hearse with his daughter inside as funeral services for Saoirse Roisin Kennedy Hill are held at Our Lady of Victory Church in the Centerville section of Barnstable, MA on Aug. 5, 2019. Mourners gathered at Our Lady of Victory Church on Monday for the funeral of 22-year-old Saoirse Kennedy Hill, the granddaughter of Robert F. Kennedy who died last week. (Photo by David L. Ryan/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
BARNSTABLE, MA - AUGUST 5: Ethel Kennedy is helped to the church as funeral services for Saoirse Roisin Kennedy Hill are held at Our Lady of Victory Church in the Centerville section of Barnstable, MA on Aug. 5, 2019. (Photo by David L. Ryan/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
BARNSTABLE, MA - AUGUST 5: Paul Michael Hill is consoled while his hand rests on the hearse with his daughter inside as funeral services for Saoirse Roisin Kennedy Hill are held at Our Lady of Victory Church in the Centerville section of Barnstable, MA on Aug. 5, 2019. (Photo by David L. Ryan/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
HYANNIS PORT, MA - AUGUST 2: Ethel Kennedy, left, returns to the family compound after boating oin Hyannis Harbor near the Kennedy compound in Hyannis Port, MA on August 02, 2019. Courtney Kennedy Hill is in the center of the front seat. Saoirse Kennedy Hill, the 22-year-old granddaughter of Robert F. Kennedy, died at the Kennedy compound, according to her family and law enforcement officials. (Photo by Craig F. Walker/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
HYANNIS PORT, MA - AUGUST 2: Ethel Kennedy, left, returns to the family compound after boating oin Hyannis Harbor near the Kennedy compound in Hyannis Port, MA on August 02, 2019. Courtney Kennedy Hill is in the center of the front seat. Saoirse Kennedy Hill, the 22-year-old granddaughter of Robert F. Kennedy, died at the Kennedy compound, according to her family and law enforcement officials. (Photo by Craig F. Walker/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
HYANNIS PORT, MA - AUGUST 2: Ethel Kennedy, left, returns to the family compound after boating oin Hyannis Harbor near the Kennedy compound in Hyannis Port, MA on August 02, 2019. Courtney Kennedy Hill is in the center of the front seat. Saoirse Kennedy Hill, the 22-year-old granddaughter of Robert F. Kennedy, died at the Kennedy compound, according to her family and law enforcement officials. (Photo by Craig F. Walker/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
HYANNIS PORT, MA - AUGUST 2: Ethel Kennedy, left, returns to the family compound after boating oin Hyannis Harbor near the Kennedy compound in Hyannis Port, MA on August 02, 2019. Courtney Kennedy Hill is in the center of the front seat. Saoirse Kennedy Hill, the 22-year-old granddaughter of Robert F. Kennedy, died at the Kennedy compound, according to her family and law enforcement officials. (Photo by Craig F. Walker/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
BARNSTABLE, MA - AUGUST 5: Mourners stand outside the church as funeral services for Saoirse Roisin Kennedy Hill are held at Our Lady of Victory Church in the Centerville section of Barnstable, MA on Aug. 5, 2019. Mourners gathered at Our Lady of Victory Church on Monday for the funeral of 22-year-old Saoirse Kennedy Hill, the granddaughter of Robert F. Kennedy who died last week. (Photo by David L. Ryan/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
HYANNIS PORT, MA - AUGUST 2: Robert F Kennedy Jr. arrives at the Kennedy compound in Hyannis Port, MA on August 02, 2019. Saoirse Kennedy Hill, the 22-year-old granddaughter of Robert F. Kennedy, died at the Kennedy compound, according to her family and law enforcement officials. (Photo by Craig F. Walker/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
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Shriver, 63, also posted in remembrance of Saoirse, writing about the "gaping hole" she left in her family and friends' lives.

"A brave young woman left our world yesterday. She left a gaping hole in the lives of all who loved her dearly," her post read. "May God bless her. May God hold her parents during this unbearable hour and give them strength to make it through."

"Life is fragile and heartbreaking. It turns upside down in a minute. Love your children, hold them tight. Love your family, hold them close. Love your friends, keep them near," Shriver added. "Be gentle with others, as so many are fragile and struggling."

"Actually, I think it’s best to assume everyone is struggling, so treat everyone with love, tenderness, and compassion," she concluded.

In a statement to ET following Saoirse's death, the Kennedy family expressed their heartbreak for their loss.

"Our hearts are shattered by the loss of our beloved Saoirse. Her life was filled with hope, promise and love. She cared deeply about friends and family, especially her mother, Courtney, her father, Paul, her stepmother, Stephanie, and her grandmother, Ethel, who said, 'The world is a little less beautiful today,'" the statement read. "She lit up our lives with her love, her peals of laughter and her generous spirit. Saoirse was passionately moved by the causes of human rights and women’s empowerment and found great joy in volunteer work, working alongside indigenous communities to build schools in Mexico. We will love her and miss her forever."

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Yesterday was the best day of our lives! We became husband and wife in front of God, our families and those we love. It was intimate, moving and emotional. We feel so blessed to begin this new chapter of our lives. We are so thankful to our families and our friends who stood with us, and grateful to Mr Giorgio Armani, who created a once in a lifetime dress for me to wear, and for Chris, the perfect suit. This morning we feel nothing but blessed.
After donning this custom lace #Armani gown to marry #ChrisPratt, #KatherineSchwarzenegger changed into a second stunning #weddingdress by the Italian designer. Head to the link in our bio to see the #bride’s outfit change.
#KatherineSchwarzenegger had a second Armani dress at her wedding to #ChrisPratt 💖 So beautiful 😍 📷 Giorgio Armani/John & Joseph Photography
Cara de... "lo tengo chicas... es mio". Esta bien... yo haría lo mismo 😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭 #chrispratt #katherineschwarzenegger
Three Amigos.
Me and my Love bug.
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