Sarah Conlon

 

Age: 82

 

Summary: Irish housewife who became a prominent campaigner in one of the most high-profile miscarriage of justice cases in British legal history after she spent decades campaigning to have the names of her husband Giuseppe and son Gerry cleared over the Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA) pub bombings at Guilford and Woolwich, and helped secure an apology from former British Prime Minister Tony Blair in 2005 for their wrongful imprisonment.

 

 

Cause of Death: Lung cancer

 

Born: January 20, 1926

 

Died: July 19, 2008

 

Location: Belfast, Northern Ireland