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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|
When I was younger and obsessed with becoming an artist, the hospital was my New York loft apartment. I would move the furniture around to create space on the floor, throw down some sheets and indulge in any form of art that I could get my hands on.Claire Wineland
Growing up, I didn’t have any role models that were sick that were doing anything with their life, ever.Claire Wineland
I am 17 years old and a senior in high school. I am also, like thousands of other people living on this planet, sick.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