A British woman who flew from Hong Kong to the UK to see her reportedly said her parents had fallen asleep during the flight. died inside.
Helen Rhodes was with her husband and her two children on August 5, when she "died in her sleep," she said. a friend of said in her GoFundMe post.
"We are still in disbelief and shock at the sudden death of a dear friend who has touched so many people in Hong Kong and the UK," she said. A friend, Jane Jeje, said,
To make the situation even more dire, the family had to fly together eight hours after discovering Rose had died. I didn't.
"A few hours into her flight, Helen was found to be unresponsive. Despite all her efforts, Helen could not be resuscitated," Jay said. .
Her husband, Simon, and young children Nathan and Emma, are understandably "devastated" by the "unimaginable" loss, Jeje wrote. The plane stopped in Germany and Rhodes' body was left in Frankfurt, but her family had to make the rest of her journey without her.
"This was very traumatic for her family, but all her family had time to say what they needed to say to her," she said Jeje.
Rhodes reportedly lived in Hong Kong for 15 years, but she and her family were planning to return to the UK to start a "new chapter," she said. Jeje pointed out. She is a professional midwife and described Jeje as being the 'heartbeat' and 'one of a kind' of Hong Kong's local community.
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