- After several rumors, journalist Edna Schmidt’s cause of death is revealed.
- She was a Univision News host in Chicago.
- Several celebrities mourned her passing.
Telemundo and Univisión journalist Edna Schmidt’s passing at 51 years of age was recently announced, and after several rumors, it was revealed what the presenter died of. Immediately, several celebrities mourned her death.
According to information from the Primer Impacto program, the Univision News host in Chicago was declared brain dead. A friend of hers had previously reported that she was admitted to a hospital, where that diagnosis was given.
Rest in peace, Edna Schmidt
In the social media From the Despierta América program, the sad news of the death of journalist Edna Schmidt was shared, so users did not hesitate to express their condolences: “How sad, good journalist, what a shame. My condolences to his entire family ”.
“Oh my God, rest in peace”, “Wow, super pretty and young… how sad”, “So beautiful, I loved how she spoke, may my father God have her in glory”, “I can’t believe this”, “God, what a shame, conformity to her relatives and may God have her in a better place,” expressed more users.
María Elena Salinas mourns the death of Edna Schmidt
One of the first personalities to react to this sad news was the journalist María Elena Salinas, who wrote the following: “She looks like a princess and today she is an Angel. A kind and tormented soul, stop suffering so many losses. Have a good trip my dear friend, you leave beautiful memories with those of us who loved you well ”.
Both María Celeste and Myrka Dellanos took the opportunity to express their condolences in this publication, as well as the host Ana María Canseco, who commented: “All of us who share with her remember her with great affection, may she rest in peace” (Archived as: They reveal what Edna Schmidt, a journalist for Univisión and Telemundo, died of).
“It was a great pleasure working with you”
The renowned Colombian journalist Ilia Calderón, host of the Univision newscast with Jorge Ramos, also used her social networks to say goodbye to Edna Schmidt: “Rest in peace, Edna. It was a great pleasure working with you ”.
While several celebrities such as La Veneno Sandoval and Lucho Borrego expressed their condolences, one person did not hesitate to make a strong claim: “Now if everyone to put photos with her and say that she was a good person and perhaps they did not make a call, but in end, hypocrisy ”.
Edna Schmidt suffered from depression
In an interview with Neida Sandoval last April, after a long absence, Edna Schmidt revealed that she suffered from depression, in addition to feeling betrayed by Univision after being fired: “I feel nostalgic, this year has been very hard , I lost my mommy, and it has not been easy, but like you, we are oaks, “he said on that occasion.
The journalist Satcha Pretto, after learning of Edna’s death, said: “How sad”, while also the journalist Lourdes Stephen expressed herself as follows: “What sad news! May God have her in his holy glory ”. There would still be more (Filed under: They reveal what Edna Schmidt, a journalist for Univisión and Telemundo, died of).
“It takes me a while to assimilate your departure”
The presenter Aureliano Salgado shared a series of images where he appears with Edna Schmidt, to whom he dedicated an emotional farewell message: “It took me a while to assimilate your departure and my dear Edna Schmidt hurts so much. Thank you for your friendship, advice, teachings, love and everything you did for so many people ”.
“You always had a wonderful heart and you were a professional, journalists like you few … For me, she was my JLo and I her Puffy … I will always remember and love you,” wrote “Auri”, who immediately received messages support from his followers.
Edna Schmidt worked for both Univisión and Telemundo
Throughout her career, Edna Schmidt was involved in several controversies. She was a well-known reporter who some years ago reported that she received bad treatment for several years while she was working and when she was fired by the Univisión network.
He began his career as a journalist in his native Puerto Rico, when he was still very young, then he decided to move to the United States to continue his profession and did it in a great way working for the two most popular networks for Hispanics in the country.
I had a problem with alcohol
One of the most painful moments in her entire career was in 2011, when she was fired by Univision, where she also served as a correspondent and regular contributor to the program Here and Now, after finding her in the parking lot drinking alcoholic beverages, in addition to being quite alcoholic, so she had to go to several treatments.
Everything seemed to indicate that the good news would be coming to the life of Edna Schmidt when he returned to television, but now with Telemundo in the city of Chicago, but his stay there would only last two years, since in the end he would end up denouncing the network for alleged discrimination, as reported by La Opinion.
He also suffered from depression
In April 2021, Edna Schmidt had reappeared after a long time in an interview with reporter Neida Sandoval. There the Puerto Rican confessed that she was depressed since she had supposedly been betrayed by Univision when she was fired.
The interview was conducted through Neida’s YouTube channel, while Schmidt was in Puerto Rico after having been away from the media and social networks: “I feel nostalgic, this year has been very hard, I lost my Mommy, and it hasn’t been easy, but like you, we are oaks ”.
About his dismissal
The Puerto Rican continued to tell about how she was fired in 2011: “That they were ready to throw me out, bring in new people, lower salaries, no experience like you and I have, who have sweated the fat drop to get where we got and that is quite strong ”.
“I remember you in San Antonio and now these children in Texas throwing a newborn baby into the Rio Grande, I can no longer see news because I cry every day,” added Edna, showing her sadness for what had happened in her life and especially in his career.
Edna Schmidt felt betrayed by her peers
“So many things, hypocrisy, the stab, because it is true that I had that little problem, but what hurt me the most was that those people, who thought I could trust, stabbed me in the back like you can’t imagine and that It hurts… But I always say, Daddy God takes care of those people because what is done here is paid for ”, were Edna’s words.
She also mentioned that her classmates stabbed her in the back: “Yes, and I want to forget it because I am not a spiteful person… There are two words that do not exist in my vocabulary: one is resentment, that does not exist in my heart, and the other I am no longer in such a hurry, in this industry I am always running, for me it is over, I am no longer in a hurry ”. SOME PICTURES WERE TAKEN FROM THIS AND OF THIS VIDEO
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