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McLaughlin expresses sympathy following death of Una Crudden

4 December, 2014 - by Maeve McLaughlin

Sinn Féin MLA Maeve McLaughlin has paid tribute to cancer campaigner Una Crudden following her death from ovarian cancer. 

The chair of the Assembly's health committee said; 

"I was saddened to hear of the death of cancer campaigner Una Crudden and my sympathies are with her family and friends at this difficult time. 

"Una was an inspirational woman who did so much to raise awareness of ovarian cancer despite her own failing health. 

"I met with Una as part of her campaign and was struck by her bravery and determination. 

"It is now up to all of us to ensure her legacy lives on and and that we continue to raise awareness of ovarian cancer."

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