Wife of former coach Bill Cowher dies after fight with cancer. now i see why he left...
Kaye Cowher, the wife of former Steelers football coach Bill Cowher, died today in her native North Carolina after losing a battle with skin cancer. She was 54.
The Cowhers moved to Raleigh, N.C., during Mr. Cowher's final season coaching the Steelers, 2006, and continued to make it their home. Mr. Cowher resigned after the 2006 season, his 15th as Steelers head coach.
The Cowhers met when they were classmates at North Carolina State University in 1976. Mr. Cowher was on the football team and Mrs. Cowher, the former Kaye Young, and her twin sister, Faye, played basketball on full scholarships.
The Cowhers have three daughters, Megan, Lauren, and Lindsay, all of whom have been standout basketball players. The oldest two, Meagan and Lauren, played together at Princeton University.
The family has requested privacy and has released no information on Mrs. Cowher's death. Services will be held in North Carolina on Monday.
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old age slowing down the body is not a myth..........
This is really sad. I didn't even know she was sick. My prayers go out to the Cowher family.
that is exactly what I was thinking. Sad. My hope is that his faith will be strong.Originally Posted by birtikidis
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wow this is very sad news. i had no idea she was ill. 54 is so young too.