Carrie DeKlyen

Death of Carrie DeKlyen

September 9, 2017
Ann Arbor, Michigan | Age 37

Mother who chose to give birth to baby over cancer treatment…


Carrie DeKlyen declined treatment for brain cancer that would have prolonged her life so she could give birth to her sixth child. She died Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017, just days after giving birth to her daughter, surrounded by family, according to MLive.com and the Detroit Free Press. She was 37. For full obituary and coverage from Legacy.com, click here.

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