Steffan Lewis

One of Wales’ youngest setting up participants has actually passed away at the age of 34.

SteffanLewis, the Plaid Cymru AM for South Wales East, was identified with incurable digestive tract cancer cells in late 2017.

Elected as an AM for South Wales East in 2016, he had actually acted as the event’s representative on Brexit.

MrLewis, that was raised in Crosskeys and also Tredegar, leaves his other half Shona and also his kid,Celyn “He was our rock, he was our anchor and most certainly, our hero,” his family members stated.

In a homage, Steffan Lewis’s family members stated: “To shed Steff is the best feasible strike to our family members and also we understand that there are individuals throughout Wales that share our feeling of loss.

“Steff motivated us daily.

“Steff fought this disease with the same courage and determination that he applied to his politics, and even when he was in great pain and discomfort, he continued to serve the people he so dearly loved to represent.”

His family members stated they will certainly make certain”his legacy will live on forever – in our community, in our hearts and above all through his son”

“Wales will not forget his contribution and his determination to make a difference to people’s lives,” they included.

AdamPrice, Plaid Cymru leader, stated Mr Lewis was precious by his good friends in Plaid Cymru.

“We are in a state of shock and grief at losing our very brightest star,” he stated.

“He will be remembered as a politician of rare talent who achieved an incredible amount during his time in elected office, which has been cut short in such harrowing circumstances.”