Dana Reeve Dies

Christopher and Dana Reeve in 2003
Christopher and Dana Reeve in 2003

(KHNL) Dana Reeve, the wife of late actor Christopher Reeve has died after a bout with lung cancer.

Dana Reeve had fought for better treatments and possible cures for paralysis through the Christopher Reeve Foundation. Christopher Reeve is best known for his big screen role as Superman.

Dana Reeve did not smoke, but spent years singing in smoke-filled night clubs, suggesting she was the victim of second-hand smoke. Dana Reeve was 45.