Mary Fairhurst Death – Obituary, retired Justice Mary E. Fairhurst dead

By | December 30, 2021

Mary Fairhurst Death – Obituary – Unfortunately, the retired Washington Supreme Court Justice Mary E. Fairhurst passed away at the age of 64 on the evening of December 28, 2021. She died peacefully surrounded by her family in Olympia, Washington.

Anunció en su discurso sobre el “Estado del Poder Judicial” en 2019 que una vez más estaba luchando contra el cáncer, una tercera ronda desde el diagnóstico inicial de cáncer de colon en 2008. Continuó su trabajo mientras se sometía a quimioterapia. Fairhurst había anunciado el regreso de su cáncer de colon y declaró que continuaría trabajando.

“Quiero recordarte que el tiempo es precioso. Por las razones que sean, este es nuestro tiempo y lugar individual y colectivo. Es cuándo y dónde estamos sirviendo. Ninguno de nosotros sabe cuántos días tenemos para marcar la diferencia. Esto es especialmente cierto para mí ”, dijo la jueza Fairhurst en su discurso en una sesión conjunta de legisladores de Washington en enero de 2019.

Mary Fairhurst Death – Obituary, retired Justice Mary E. Fairhurst dead

She announced in her “State of the Judiciary” address in 2019 that she was once again fighting cancer, a third-round since initial diagnosis of colon cancer in 2008. She continued her work while undergoing chemotherapy. Fairhurst had announced the return of her colon cancer and stated that she would continue working.

“I want to remind you that time is precious. For whatever reasons, this is our individual and collective time and place. It is when and where we are serving. None of us know how many days we have to make a difference. This is especially true for me,” Justice Fairhurst said in her address to a joint session of Washington lawmakers in January 2019.