Gemma Wiseman, a talented England footballer, tragically passed away just days before Christmas, leaving behind a devastated wife, Laura, and their three-year-old daughter.
Gemma’s remarkable achievements as a footballer include winning a bronze medal for the United Kingdom at the World Deaf Football Championship in Italy in 2016.
Gemma’s vibrant personality and sense of humor made her a beloved figure wherever she went. She easily made friends and brought laughter and energy to those around her. Her passion for football was matched only by her kindness and caring nature.
In the wake of Gemma’s untimely death, a GoFundMe page has been set up to help cover the costs of her funeral and give her the send-off she deserves. The page has already raised £7,500, a testament to the impact Gemma had on the lives of those who knew her.
On December 28, an inquest into Gemma’s death was opened at the Norfolk Coroner’s Court, with the official cause of death listed as “constriction of neck structures.”
While the circumstances surrounding her passing are heartbreaking, it is important to remember the joy and positivity she brought to the world.
Gemma’s teammate, Lucindha Lawson, paid a heartfelt tribute to her on Instagram, describing her as “one of the most wonderful human beings.” This sentiment echoes the feelings of everyone who had the privilege of knowing Gemma.
As we remember Gemma Wiseman, let us cherish the memories she created and the lives she touched. Her legacy as a talented footballer and a kind-hearted individual will continue to inspire us all.