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Limavady remembers Dale

Thursday, 2 August 2018

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Inspirational Limavady man Dale Eakin, who was one of only three people in the world with Yunis Varon Syndrome, has passed away last week.
The rare condition restricted Dales growth and left him unable to breathe on his own.
However despite his illness Dale fought the condition bravely.
Doctors believed he would not make it through his first night, but Dale surprised all expectations and was able to live a full and happy life even attending Rossmar School and enjoying an active social life.
It was a regular occurance to see Dale in Limavady in his wheelchair on Main Street in the town.

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