19 Dec Adrian Balboa: Wife/Mother

Adrian Balboa died on January 11, 2001 from ovarian cancer.  The wife of two time Heavyweight champion Rocky Balboa and mother of their son Robert Balboa Jr. discovered in the autumn of  2001 she was dying from ovarian cancer.  Mrs. Balboa underwent chemotherapy, but it was not enough to save her.  She died peacefully in her sleep on January 11, 2002 with her family by her side, at the age 51.