Wife's Anguish At Reeve's Death

0
0
Subscribe To:

CHRISTOPHER REEVE's widow DANA REEVE remains haunted by the fact she wasn't present for the SUPERMAN star's final hours.

The glamorous 43-year-old was working far away from her husband when his condition rapidly deteriorated, but thanks to a private jet provided by Hollywood star and close friend ROBIN WILLIAMS, she arrived at his hospital bedside just moments before his death on 9 October (04).

However, she'll always regret not being by the quadriplegic actor's bedside in the hours leading up to his death.

She recalls, "He was surrounded by doctors who were doing compression son his chest to keep him alive. But he never regained consciousness.

"I just started screaming, 'I love you' and 'I'm sorry I wasn't here.' I then turned and said, 'Thank you, thank you,' to the doctors who were basically keeping his body living so that WILL (their son) and I could say goodbye."

Reeve was 52 when he passed away.

16/03/2005 17:36

Contactmusic

Tags: Christopher Reeve - DANA REEVE - Robin Williams

0
0
Subscribe To:
Advertisement

More Christopher Reeve

Robin Williams' Son, Zak Williams, Describes Adjusting To "The New Normal" In The Months After His Father's Death

Robin Williams' son has opened up how his family is coping after his father's death.Robin Williams at the CBS Upfront in New York in May...

Superman Quits The Day Job At Metropolis Newspaper

Is Superman quitting his job as a reporter at The Daily Planet the final nail in the coffin for print media? If Superman can't revive...

Advertisement

BFI Exhibit Iconic Costumes, Including Superman, At the Victoria and Albert Museum in London

Twenty years' worth of movie costumes amassed by the BFI are going to be left in the care of the Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A)....

Christopher Reeve's Widow Passes Away And Leaves Son To Friends

The late widow for Christopher Reeve, Danna, pleaded on her deathbed that her son, Will, should be brought up by friends in New York State...

Advertisement

Comments

Christopher Reeve Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Christopher Reeve

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All