By Rita Kokshanian
Oct 31, 2014 @ 11:01 am

Melissa Rivers celebrated Halloween a day early on Thursday when she shared a heartwarming photo of her and her late mother, Joan Rivers, to her Instagram account. The shot of the mother-daughter duo is from a 2004 fundraiser and shows the famously witty Rivers decked out in all black with a pair of festive cat ears on her head.

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"#TBT Tricks and treats! With mom at the Dream #Halloween Fundraiser for Children Affected by AIDS Foundation in 2004," Melissa captioned the throwback pic (above).

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Joan passed away in early September from complications that arose during throat surgery. The legendary actress, host, and comedienne was 81 years old.

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