CNN’s Andrew Kaczynski mourns the death of his daughter Francesca – E! Online

CNN Political Reporter Andrew Kaczynski and wife and Wall Street Journal bank reporter Rachel Louise Ensign mourn the loss of their 9-month-old daughter Francesca, who died on Christmas Eve after fighting cancer.

Andrew, 31, shared the devastating news on Twitter. “We broke our hearts to announce that our beautiful daughter Francesca passed away last night in the arms of her mother and father,” he said. tweetao. “There will always be bean-sized holes in it for her. We are so grateful to have met her love. Francesca, we love you.”

Andrew announced in September that Francesci had been diagnosed at the age of 6 months with “an extremely rare and very aggressive rhabdoid brain tumor”. Since then, his friends, colleagues from CNN like Jake Tapper and Twitter followers gathered behind Francesca and her family as they posted news of her health. A few months ago, she underwent brain surgery and developed meningitis. In recent weeks, Francesca has been battling a fungal infection – a complication of her chemotherapy – and has been placed on a ventilator and life support device.