Through social media, her husband, Nick Guthe, broke the news. According to the scriptwriter, the woman had been dealing with the disease for 13 months.
By Marymar Alvarez
Mexico City, June 19 (La Opinion) .- The screenwriter of the series Dawson’s Creek, Heidi Ferrer, I know committed suicide after a long battle against him COVID. The writer had faced aftermath caused by disease.
Through social media, her husband, Nick Guthe, broke the news. According to the scriptwriter, the woman had been dealing with the disease for 13 months. In a tweet shared on May 27, he made the death official.
“My beautiful angel, Heidi, passed away tonight after a 13-month long battle against long-term COVID. She was a great mother, ”the tweet reads. “He fought against this disease with the same ferocity with which he lived, I love you forever and I will see you later.”
This week, the screenwriter gave statements to Deadline Y TMZ where he revealed that his wife had taken her own life.
Ferrer contracted the disease in April 2020. His recovery process was documented through his blog, Girl to Mom. On more than one occasion, he shared how bad he felt about the disease, ensuring that he could not see a long-term quality of life.
“In dark moments I told my husband that if he did not improve, he did not want to live like this,” reads one of his publications. “I just couldn’t see any long-term quality of life and there was no end in sight.”
My beautiful angel, Heidi, passed over tonight after a 13 month battle with Long Haul Covid. She was an amazing mother. She fought this insidious disease with the same ferocity she lived with. I love you forever and I’ll see you down the road. pic.twitter.com/f22vbZ5K25
— Nick Guthe (@NickGuthe) May 27, 2021
“I know that people will die by suicide, they will not be able to work, or even take care of themselves, many live alone, some are homeless. I know some have already done it. I got the perspective that although I was not the most unfortunate who died of this disease, I was not the most fortunate who may never contract it or have a completely asymptomatic case. “
Since May, the woman had been in bed, in constant physical pain and suffered severe tremors and other symptoms.
The scriptwriter of Dawson’s Creek She had been sober for three years, her last Instagram post is from December of last year and she celebrated it there.
Heidi participated in one of the most popular American series and from that success managed to participate in other major productions such as Wasteland.