September 11th "Dust Lady" Dies Of Cancer

Publish Date
Wednesday, 26 August 2015, 3:15PM
Photo- AFP

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The photo of her covered in ash and dust became inherently linked to the awful terrorist attacks...

Marcy Borders, dubbed "Dust Lady" following 9/11, has died after a yearlong battle with stomach cancer.

“I can’t believe my sister is gone,” Michael Borders wrote of his sister on Facebook.

Her cousin John Borde called Marcy a “hero,” saying she “unfortunately succumbed to the diseases that has ridden her body since 9/11.”

“In addition to losing so many friends, coworkers, and colleagues on and after that tragic day … The pains from yesteryear has found a way to resurface." he added.