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Entrepreneur and founder of the award-winning non-profit organization Claire’s Place Foundation, which provides support to families living with Cystic Fibrosis. She has gone on to become an advocate for others suffering from the disease she has had since birth.
She was born in Austin, Texas with Cystic Fibrosis and spent roughly 1/3 of her life in the hospital. She had upwards of 30 surgeries; she died from a massive stroke following one of her transplant surgeries. She has a younger sister named Ellie.
How did Claire Wineland die?
Claire Wineland's death was caused by Stroke.
|Cause of death||Stroke|
|Age of death||21 years|
|Birthday||April 10, 1997|
|Death date||September 2, 2018|
|Place of death||UC San Diego Health, San Diego, California, United States|
|Place of burial||N/A|
I can’t just expect people to know what to say. I have to make them see me as more than my illness.Claire Wineland
I don’t want to actually die. I want to see what happens in life. I want to see where it goes.Claire Wineland
Death is Inevitable. Living a life we can be proud of is something we can control.Claire Wineland
My purpose is to help people be more comfortable with their pain and realize that they have power and a lot to give regardless of whether their life seems normal or not.Claire Wineland
I’m grateful for the doctors that’ll be scooping out these lungs and giving me some more life to work with. I’m grateful for the chance to keep being a person.Claire Wineland