Bobbye Sloan

 

 

 

Age: 61

 

Summary: wife of coach Jerry Sloan of the Utah Jazz who used her high-profile marriage to help promote early detectation and treatment of breast cancer and became a national spokeswoman for The Susan B. Komen Race for the Cure (she'd successfully battled the disease in 1997).

 

 

Cause of Death: Pancreatic cancer

 

Born: August 4, 1942

 

Died: June 18, 2004

 

Location: Evansville, Indiana