Helena Rojo passed away in the early hours of February 3 due to liver cancer that was diagnosed in a very advanced stage, as revealed by Rosy Ocampo, who worked with her on her last project, the telenovela Vencer la Culpa, which airs on Univision Monday to Friday at 7P/6C. According to Ocampo, the actress found out about her diagnosis halfway through the project.
Ocampo explained in an interview with Forotv on the morning of February 4 that Rojo asked to speak with her and revealed that she needed to be absent from the project due to her advanced cancer diagnosis. Despite this, Rojo decided to continue with her role until the end of the telenovela, showing bravery and dedication to her work.
The producer recognized Rojo’s bravery in making the decision to continue with the project despite her health condition. She mentioned that Rojo likely sensed that it would be her last soap opera, and the entire team was fortunate to have her until the last day of filming.
After Rojo’s passing, her family issued a press release on February 4, revealing that she passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her family’s love. They expressed comfort in knowing that Rojo left in peace and that they were able to fulfill her last wishes. Her family also emphasized that her legacy and light will live on forever in their hearts.
In conclusion, Helena Rojo’s passing has left a void in the entertainment industry, but her dedication to her work and bravery in the face of illness will be remembered by all who knew her. Her family and colleagues will continue to cherish her memory and the love she shared with those around her.
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