The family of the deceased Zoleka Mandela fulfills one of her wishes.
Before the sad demise of the author and writer, she gave precise instructions to family members. Alongside stating who could attend her funeral, she also stated that her family appreciates her medical team.
In light of this, Zoleka asked that her medical team should get their praise.
The Mandela family fulfills the wish. They shared an official statement, thanking the health practitioners just as she instructed them.
In a statement released, the family sent appreciation to the health practitioners.
“On behalf of Zoleka’s family and loved ones, we would like to send our heartfelt THANK YOU to the medical team mentioned above. Zoleka was abundantly clear that we should thank everyone by name who assisted in giving her medical care. Thank you for your efforts and your kindness. Thank you for balancing transparency and the truth, no matter how difficult it was at times, with gentleness and support,” reads the statement.
“We’d like to issue a special thank you to the palliative care team that supported us and taught us how best to take care of Zoleka, particularly with pain management. Thank you for the support that was never limited to Zoleka but extended also to her family and her children during our journey of anticipatory grief. The extent to which you’ve stretched yourselves for us is unrivaled and we are grateful for every resource that was at our disposal.”
After a long battle with metastatic cancer, Zoleka Mandela passed on to glory on the 25th of September.