Read more of my post at my other blog site on Activerain, you will learn why Jeff's passing hit so close to home.
Tuesday, March 4, 2008
Retinoblastoma, A Childhood Cancer, Takes A Guitar Legend at 41
Jeff Healey, self taught guitaist, singer, and blues icon was stricken with Retinoblastoma at the age of 1 and lost his eyesight. He lost his fight to this cancer over the weekend. He is already missed by his fans and friends he has made around the music industry.