Vale Andrew Prowse: Prominent Canberran with Cystic Fibrosis dies

Megan Doherty
Updated October 16 2021 - 7:12am, first published 5:30am
Andrew Prowse, with wife Heidi and their beloved Monty in May last year, has sadly passed away after a lifetime battling cystic fibrosis. Picture: Jamila Toderas
Andrew Prowse, with wife Heidi and their beloved Monty in May last year, has sadly passed away after a lifetime battling cystic fibrosis. Picture: Jamila Toderas

Heidi Prowse knew when she married her husband Andrew they would never grow old together. Andrew was born with cystic fibrosis, a genetic disease that attacks the lungs and digestive system. There is still no cure for cystic fibrosis and people with it have a life expectancy of no more than mid-40s.

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Megan Doherty

Megan Doherty

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I like telling local stories and celebrating Canberra. Email: megan.doherty@canberratimes.com.au

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