Nicole Hazen, spouse of Diamondbacks Common Supervisor Mike Hazen has handed away, the workforce introduced Thursday. She was 45 years outdated.
“Nicole lived her life and cherished her household with all of the loyalty and devotion,” the Hazen household mentioned in an announcement. “She spent on daily basis serving others as a mom, spouse, and trainer advocating for good.”
Nicole Hazen was identified with glioblastoma, an aggressive type of mind most cancers, in 2020, her husband revealed final 12 months. Docs eliminated as a lot of the mind tumor as attainable when he underwent surgical procedure. She then went by way of a six-week cycle of chemotherapy and radiation.
In response to the analysis, Arizona launched the Nicole Hazen Fund for Hope to lift cash for most cancers analysis. Hazens additionally donated $1.5 million to the Ivy Mind Tumor Heart in Phoenix final 12 months.
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The Hazen household added how a lot they appreciated the help of Diamondbacks followers and all the sports activities group.
“We’ll perpetually be grateful to our household for the random acts of affection, help and kindness we’ve obtained over the previous two years and 4 months,” the household mentioned in its assertion. “We couldn’t have walked this street with him, with out the assistance and generosity of our group. Glioblastoma progressively took away his capability to talk, stroll, speak and lead however by no means took away his capability to like his kids, household and mates.
“We’re misplaced with out him, however from this present day ahead we are going to carry the torch of his unshakeable sympathy for all.”
Nicole Hazen is survived by her husband and 4 sons.