Claire Wineland (1997 - 2018)

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  • "An inspirational young lady, courage, humour and passion..."
    - Lisa Pryce
  • "Just met you today, and then you are gone. Much..."
  • "To Claire Wineland parents and family and all those who..."
    - Wanda Henry
  • "My condolences. May you find comfort and peace I knowing..."
  • "So sorry for your personal loss. What a long journey. To..."
    - M & S Walton

Claire Wineland (Jerod Harris / Getty Images for PTTOW!) Claire Wineland in the 2018 Memorials Photo Gallery Enlarged Photo
Claire Wineland (1997 – 2018) was a social media personality known for her inspiring and humorous approach to living with the terminal illness cystic fibrosis. She had a popular YouTube channel, gave public speeches, and made appearances on CNN and “The Dr. Oz Show.” She founded the non-profit Claire’s Place Foundation to provide emotional and financial support to families living with cystic fibrosis.

She died on Sunday September 2, 2018, after suffering a stroke following a double lung transplant. She was 21 years old.

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