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Colin Hendrys' Wife Dies

Colin Hendrys' Wife Dies

Blackburn Rovers legend Colin Hendry's wife has died after a lengthy battle with illness.

Denise Hendry, 42, had spent three months in intensive care at Salford Royal Hospital for several weeks suffering from a serious infection.

The mother of four had been taken ill after undergoing an operation to correct damage caused by a cosmetic surgery treatment gone wrong.

Colin and Denise, who had been together for more than 20 years, have four children called Rheagan, Kyle, Calum and Niamh.

Mrs Hendry suffered from various complications after her operation including nine punctures to her bowel and colon, causing blood poisoning and multiple organ failure, all of which have led to her untimely death.

However, it is understood she suffered a meningitis infection as a result of her latest operation and was in a perilous state in hospital.

At this time without any suprise at all, our thoughts are with Colin and his children, this is terrible news.

R.I.P Denise, there is a saying that behind every great man is a great woman and i don't for a second doubt that was true in Colins' case.

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Writer:Mikey Delap
Date:Friday July 10 2009
Time: 5:23PM

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Awful news and it is plain to see that they were a great couple and I can only imagine what Colin is feeling right now. Chin up big man, our thoughts are with you.
Mikey D
10/07/2009 17:26:00
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Colin Hendry is my favourite Blackburn player of all time.. this is absolutely terrible news.. I'm devasted for the guy. All I can do is echo what Mikey has said.. our thoughts are with you man!
spinaker
10/07/2009 20:43:00
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RIP from all at Vital Chelsea - terrible news
merlin
10/07/2009 20:43:00
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RIP. Nothing more to say.
JuanFranDeLaHuego
10/07/2009 21:39:00
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Very sad news
FreidelNo.1
11/07/2009 12:12:00
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Colin,you are a legend. I still have a picture of him destroying Steve Bruce to clear a ball on my wall. It's a sad time for everyone who remembers the greatest side Blackburn ever had and an iconic captain. Our hearts and condolences are with you.
Colinhendry
11/07/2009 16:08:00
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Henry was a thorn in Pompey's side for a good many years but we wouldn't wish this on anybody - Hope the big man gets through this tradegy. RIP from Pompey supporters worldwide. Our hearts thoughts and condolences are with you.
Chix
13/07/2009 01:55:00
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Absolutely tragic news. My thoughts are with him and his family.
Money4midfield
13/07/2009 10:41:00
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