Legendary columnist, broadcaster and journalist, Rebecca Wilson has recently passed away. She was a highly praised award winning journalist associated with The Sunday Telegraph and The Daily Telegraph.
Her columns were also printed regularly in the Herald Sun. Journalist Rebecca Wilson lost a very lengthy battle with cancer and succumbed to the disease.
Her husband, John Hartigan and sons Will and Tom confirmed that Rebecca Wilson dead. They stated that their beloved ‘Bec’ had lost her battle with cancer. They further added that Rebecca Wilson died in a peaceful manner in their family home in Sydney. At the time of death, she was surrounded by her family and loved ones.
The statement added that Wilson was always a courageous person and it also showed in her battle with the disease. She had kept the illness a secret. That is why most of her friends and colleagues – and even members of her family did not know the extent of the disease that had plagued her. She had done it in order to save her loved ones from suffering with her. Read more…