The popular ‘Things We Do for Love’ actress Marlene Hutchful died of Acute Myeloid Leukaemia, Ghgossip reports the family has said.
In the report filed, the family of the one-time screen godded revealed that their beloved was taken from them by an aggressive form of Leukaemia known as Acute Myeloid Leukaemia.
The family further states Marlene had no hereditary traces of the disease, nor did we ever think she was prone to it. They lost her to it after a brief battle.
Read the statement below;
“Our beloved Marleen was taken from us by an aggressive form of Leukaemia known as Acute Myeloid Leukaemia, which is essentially blood cancer.
She had no hereditary traces of the disease, nor did we ever think she was prone to it.
Alas, we lost her to it after a brief battle. She fought it as she’d never fought anything before. She was brave till she took her last breath.
She would have wanted people to be better prepared, and so this page is a start.
If you come away from this knowing a bit more about Leukaemia, Marleen’s memory will be preserved.
We would like to thank all the doctors that took such expert and careful care of Marleen. We will forever be grateful for the days you gave us with her.”
The death of the actress was announced by Adjetey Anang on his Instagram page on January 21, 2022. He shared videos from the series to refresh the minds of people.