Former two-division UFC champion and Olympic gold medalist, Henry Cejudo, recently shared a heartfelt tribute on Instagram as he opened up about the passing of his older sister, Gloria Cejudo. Gloria's courageous battle against cancer touched the hearts of many, and her untimely departure has left a void in the hearts of her loved ones.
In a poignant Instagram post, Henry Cejudo poured out his emotions, saying, “My older sister has been battling cancer for the last two years. I’ve never seen someone fight for their life like her. She played so many roles in my life, including being my second mom. The most selfless person I have ever met. Thank you for teaching me about unconditional love. No more pain and suffering, rejoice with our Heavenly Father. Have those peaches in heaven you always wanted. Te amo y te quiero mucho mi hermana linda. Como te extraño. See you soon hermana Gloria Nelly Cejudo.”
Gloria Cejudo's valiant fight against cancer was marked by her unwavering determination and strength. She had announced her battle several years ago on social media, sharing her journey with the world and inspiring others with her resilience. She underwent extensive treatments and displayed incredible courage throughout her ordeal.
Tragically, just a few days shy of her 41st birthday, Gloria Cejudo's battle against cancer came to an end. Her passing has left a profound impact on her family and friends, and her memory will forever be cherished.
Henry Cejudo's tribute serves as a reminder of the immense love and admiration he held for his sister, and the strength she displayed throughout her battle with cancer. The MMA community and fans worldwide join Henry in mourning the loss of Gloria Cejudo and extend their condolences to the Cejudo family during this difficult time.