In her latest Instagram post dedicated to Mother’s Day, Schulenburg recounted how she was released from the hospital just in time to celebrate with her 2-year-old daughter.
WASHINGTON – Marnie Schulenburg, who appeared in the soap operas “How the World Turns” and the reboot “One Life to Live”, died Tuesday of metastatic breast cancer, a spokeswoman for the actress confirmed by several media outlets.
Her husband Zach Robidas, an actor who starred in the films “Succession” and “Sorry for Your Loss,” also confirmed her death in a Facebook post. According to VarietyRobidas thanked the fans and asked everyone not to say that his deceased wife “lost the battle with cancer. That’s just not true. ”
“She is incredible,” Robidas wrote. – We decided to attack her diagnosis with blind optimism. We only talked about the future and kept moving forward. I don’t know if it was right, but that’s all we could do. “
Schulenburg received a day’s Emmy Award nomination for his role as Alison Stewart in How the World Turns. She has also appeared in several other shows including “Blue Bloods”, “Elementary” and “The Good Fight”.
In 2020, Schulenburg was diagnosed with breast cancer. Earlier this month she shared on Instagram that she was returning home on Mother’s Day after being discharged from the hospital. She told how she had to be sent home with an oxygen machine at the time.
“It’s not my ideal to be a 38-year-old mother who now needs an oxygen tank to survive. I want to be strong and beautiful for her. I want to show her how to move around this world with compassion, strength, cheerfulness, humor and joy. as my mother showed me, ”Schulenburg described. “I know that being here for her is the best gift I can give her, but now I feel like it doesn’t matter, because she’s getting a version of herself in the middle of nowhere.”
Her husband and their 2-year-old daughter Koda stayed in Schulenburg.