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    Former WHOTV, ABC5 reporter dies at age 38

    Wow...I found this weird (and sad especially given she had an 8 year old daughter):

    Silvernail, former WHO, WOI anchor, dies at 38 | The Des Moines Register | DesMoinesRegister.com


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    Re: Former WHOTV, ABC5 reporter dies at age 38

    I saw that on the news and didn't catch how young she was. Just tragic.



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    Re: Former WHOTV, ABC5 reporter dies at age 38

    Quote Originally Posted by capitalcityguy View Post
    Wow...I found this weird (and sad especially given she had an 8 year old daughter):

    Silvernail, former WHO, WOI anchor, dies at 38 | The Des Moines Register | DesMoinesRegister.com
    Something they don't mention is she was also eight months pregnant. What a deal just goes to show we never know when our number will be called. So live life to the fullest my fellow Cyclones. GOD BLESS everybody in CYCLONE NATION!



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    Re: Former WHOTV, ABC5 reporter dies at age 38

    I thought I read she was eight months pregnant too. Sad.



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    Re: Former WHOTV, ABC5 reporter dies at age 38

    Quote Originally Posted by dtlantz View Post
    I thought I read she was eight months pregnant too. Sad.
    Are you sure? How is that not part of the story because you're talking about two lives (assuming the 8 month year old baby didn't make it either) not just Slivernails.

    I'm skeptical at this point.


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    Re: Former WHOTV, ABC5 reporter dies at age 38

    I read it yesterday but can't find it now. I'm skeptical now too.



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    Re: Former WHOTV, ABC5 reporter dies at age 38

    Quote Originally Posted by capitalcityguy View Post
    Are you sure? How is that not part of the story because you're talking about two lives (assuming the 8 month year old baby didn't make it either) not just Slivernails.

    I'm skeptical at this point.
    She was pregnant. It was part of the story on one of the local station's website yesterday but they must have removed it for some reason. If you Google her name, there is a facebook memorial page that says that she was 8 months pregnant. As of last night, it did not mention the status of the baby.



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    Re: Former WHOTV, ABC5 reporter dies at age 38

    That part of the story could have been removed for medical privacy reasons.



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    Re: Former WHOTV, ABC5 reporter dies at age 38

    That is rough. I wonder if there were pregnancy complications? Life is fragile. Gonna give my wife and little one an extra squeeze tonight.


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    Re: Former WHOTV, ABC5 reporter dies at age 38

    She was an outstanding lady who was very giving with her time and talents. It was a tragedy that hopefully will make us all stop for a minute and realize how precious (and short) life can be. Don't be afraid to do an extra good deed today, to your family or a total stranger.

    God Bless you Bobbi.... you will be missed.



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