Maureen Ryan


 

 

Age: 55

 

Summary: wife of a Vietnam War veteran who was exposed to Agent Orange during the war, who gave birth to a daughter with 22 birth defects that she linked to the defoliant, who became an outspoken critic of the U.S. government's treatment of the soldiers exposed to it, and who co-authored the book Kerry: Agent Orange and an American Family.

 

 

Cause of Death: Pancreatic cancer

 

Born: January 2, 1948

 

Died: September 8, 2003

 

Location: Boca Raton, Florida