Haley Odlozil, known for sharing her life as a mom while battling stage IIIC ovarian cancer, has tragically passed away at the age of 30, Your Content has learned.
Her husband, Taylor Odlozil, announced the heartbreaking news on Instagram, expressing the indescribable sadness that their family is experiencing.
In a heartfelt statement accompanied by a family photo with their 4-year-old son Weston, Taylor spoke of Haley’s unwavering strength and the immense love she had for her family and friends. He praised her resilience in the face of the disease that gradually took a toll on her body for eight years.
Taylor expressed both happiness and overwhelming sadness, knowing that Haley is now free from pain and suffering but devastated that he cannot witness her complete healing. He cherished their 16 years together and honored the privilege of taking care of her.
Acknowledging the impact of Haley’s story, Taylor expressed gratitude for the immense support and prayers received from the global online community. He highlighted how Haley’s journey had resonated with people worldwide, raising awareness about ovarian cancer and inspiring others to learn from her experiences.
In their June exclusive interview with PEOPLE, the couple shared their decision to document their final months together. Their story quickly gained viral attention, as they revealed their journey from high school sweethearts to Haley’s cancer diagnosis shortly before their wedding. They later welcomed their son Weston with the help of a surrogate.
Haley used her platform to emphasize the importance of raising awareness about ovarian cancer and its effects on young women. She hoped her story would encourage others to seek medical attention and prevent the escalation of the disease. Taylor, dedicated to honoring Haley’s pain and suffering, created a platform to share their journey and make a difference.
The videos not only fostered a supportive community but will also serve as a cherished time capsule for their son, Weston, as he grows older. Haley wanted him to understand that she fought relentlessly to stay with their family and create lasting memories.
Ultimately, Haley wanted her followers to appreciate the value of life and maintain perspective, urging them to find the good in every day, even during challenging times. Her legacy reminds us to be grateful and focus on the positive aspects of life, no matter the circumstances.
Following this devastating loss, Taylor and Weston will be taking a break from social media to process their grief together.