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Kara Kennedy — Ted Kennedy's Daughter — Dies Unexpectedly At Age 51. So Sad.

Sat, September 17, 2011 5:56pm EDT by William Earl 1 Comment

Ted’s eldest daughter and the sister of Patrick Kennedy is survived by her husband and two teenage children.

Kara Kennedy, Ted Kennedy‘s daughter and politician Patrick Kennedy‘s sister, has passed away at age 51.

Kara died on Sept. 16 at a Washington D.C. gym, leaving behind her husband Michael Allen and two teenage children, the Associated Press reports.

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In a statement, Patrick said treatment Kara received for lung cancer “took quite a toll on her and weakened her physically. Her heart gave out. She’s with dad.”

We wish the Kennedy family the best.

— William Earl

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