Gone Too Soon: Robert F. Kennedy's Granddaughter Passed Away Aged 22

Date August 2, 2019 15:45

The Kennedy family is devastated as they mourn the loss of a beloved member. Late Senator Robert F. Kennedy’s granddaughter died aged 22.

Sad news

Saoirse Kennedy Hill, a granddaughter of the late Senator Robert F. Kennedy, passed away on Thursday. The young lady was just 22 years old.

Saoirse was found lifeless at the family’s home in Massachusetts. The cause of her sudden demise hasn’t been revealed yet, though the reports claim Saoirse died of a suspected overdose.

The Kennedy family announced the tragic news via a statement:

Our hearts are shattered by the loss of our beloved Saoirse.

The statement ends with an emotional tribute to the late girl:

We will love her and miss her forever.

Saoirse was the daughter of Robert and Ethel Kennedy’s fifth child, Courtney, and Paul Hill. Her family remembers the late girl as a kind-hearted and generous person. Saoirse worked as a volunteer for multiple social and charitable organizations. She was a devoted supporter of human rights and women’s empowerment.

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Fans express their condolences

It’s so sad that Saoirse Kennedy Hill left this world so early. We hope she’ll find her peace in heaven.

Our deepest condolences to the Kennedy family!