Summary: copy editor for the San Francisco Chronicle who wrote about her battle with incurable cancer after being diagnosed in 2005 with a rare form of cancer in her hip and breast as she covered her fight against the disease in a 17-part series called Alicia's Story, but whose condition deteriorated and her medical team decided to end treatment in mid-April 2010.
Cause of Death: Complications from cancer
Born: January 11, 1982
Died: April 22, 2010
Location: San Francisco, California