UK time is: 12:24:44
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

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.




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



For the very latest Premier League odds

Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Mikey Delap Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday July 10 2009

Time: 5:23PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
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
Report Abuse
10/07/2009 17:26:00

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
Report Abuse
10/07/2009 20:43:00

RIP from all at Vital Chelsea - terrible news
merlin
Report Abuse
10/07/2009 20:43:00

RIP. Nothing more to say.
JuanFranDeLaHuego
Report Abuse
10/07/2009 21:39:00

Very sad news
FreidelNo.1
Report Abuse
11/07/2009 12:12:00

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
Report Abuse
11/07/2009 16:08:00

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
Report Abuse
13/07/2009 01:55:00

Absolutely tragic news. My thoughts are with him and his family.
Money4midfield
Report Abuse
13/07/2009 10:41:00

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Blackburn Rovers Articles

Rovers Revival Must Start Saturday! (Friday January 30 2015)

Bowyer Finally Gets Spearing?? (Friday January 30 2015)

Blackburn MotM Against Derby (Friday January 30 2015)

An Odd Decision!! (Thursday January 29 2015)

Trio Of Rovers Concerns (Thursday January 29 2015)

Blackburn MotM v Derby? (Wednesday January 28 2015)

Champ - Derby 2-0 Blackburn (Wednesday January 28 2015)

Stats: Derby v Blackburn (Tuesday January 27 2015)

Archived Blackburn Rovers Articles

List All Vital Blackburn Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. dallydally 48
2. roverjoy 19
3. Walker 19
4. Rye of the Rovers 16
5. rover50 14
6. rovers2011 11
7. marshinrover 3
8. Tombo1984 2
9. ptholt 2
10. cboyer 2

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
7. Wolves 27 12 8 7 -2 44
8. Norwich 27 12 7 8 16 43
9. Sheff Wed 27 9 11 7 -2 38
10. Blackburn 27 9 9 9 -1 36
11. Birmingham 27 9 9 9 -8 36
12. Forest 27 8 10 9 -2 34
13. Cardiff 26 9 7 10 -3 34

Breaking League News

Rovers Revival Must Start Saturday!
Blackburn : 30/01/2015 12:08:00
Wednesday Win At Reading? It's Needed!
Sheff Wed : 30/01/2015 12:06:00
Mixed Feelings For Mandaric
Sheff Wed : 30/01/2015 12:05:00
Derby Delight?
Huddersfield : 30/01/2015 12:00:00
Same Again At Cardiff?
Derby County : 30/01/2015 11:57:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Blackburn v Fulham
Suggested By:  
Blackburn win 0%
Fulham win 50%
Draw 50%