Leane Flynn, a well-known ovarian cancer activist, passed away from the illness following a “incredibly tough” six-year struggle. The family of the adored mother-of-three shared the heartbreaking news on Instagram on Wednesday night.
“It’s with a heavy heart that we have to share our beautiful Leane passed away yesterday surrounded by [husband] Justin and the girls,” the caption read.
“There are no words to express the loss and emotions we are feeling. Leane was a loving mother, wife, friend and ambassador for the OCRF (Ovarian Cancer Research Foundation). “She fought an incredibly tough battle all the way to the end and she did it with pure resilience and positivity the whole way.
“Even through her hardest times she always continued to share her story and raise awareness for ovarian cancer.”
Flynn’s family added they would continue to post to her social media account “on behalf of her so we can keep spreading awareness so no one else has to go through what she went through”.
“We would like to say Thankyou to everyone for the years of love and support. Your positive messages and comments always brightened her day and we are very grateful for that,” they continued.
“We will miss our Leane everyday and she’s everywhere with us.”
Leane Flynn Obituary
After she passed away, an obituary for Leane Flynn was published. Her family and friends broke the devastating news of her passing on social media, leaving everyone in shock.
“It’s with a heavy heart that we have to share our beautiful Leane passed away yesterday, surrounded by Justin and the girls,” says a message on Flynn’s Instagram account.
The lengthy message surprised Flynn’s family and friends. As soon as the information was spread, tributes to the deceased soul were offered.
A person on Instagram commented, “So sorry to hear this. She was such a fighter and was so brave. Sending love and strength to the family.”
Although the specifics of Flynn’s burial and memorial ceremonies have not yet been made public, people are worried about them.
Soon, the Flynn family might provide more updates.
Leane Flynn Cause Of Death
Ovarian cancer, which Leane Flynn had been dealing with for a long period, has been identified as the cause of death.
Flynn, who fought valiantly for six years before passing away lately, has been mentioned.
She was 49 years old and had ovarian cancer in Stage 3C. Additionally, Flynn had to endure a taxing 12-hour debulking procedure to remove the tumours and pieces of her uterus and colon, followed by six months of chemotherapy.
In addition, ovarian cancer has no known treatment or cure, and among women who get early treatment and survive, the disease recurs frequently (90%) despite initial treatment success.
Flynn only managed a few months following his second round of chemotherapy before the illness returned for a third time in 2019. Since then, she has been battling ovarian cancer.