Widow of Hairy Bikers’ star Dave Myers shares her journey forward amid loss

Apr 22, 2024
Amidst the sorrow, Liliana Myers has emerged as a beacon of strength, offering a poignant insight into her plans to honour Dave's memory while navigating life without him by her side. Source: Getty Images.

In the wake of the tragic loss of beloved Hairy Bikers’ star Dave Myers, his widow, Liliana Myers, has bravely stepped forward to share her heartfelt journey of healing and resilience.

The charismatic half of the beloved Hairy Bikers duo, passed away on February 28, 2024, after a battle with cancer.

The news of his death sent shockwaves through the entertainment and culinary communities, leaving fans mourning the loss of a beloved figure.

Amidst the sorrow, Liliana has emerged as a beacon of strength, offering a poignant insight into her plans to honour Dave’s memory while navigating life without him by her side.

In a touching statement shared on social media, Liliana expressed the profound sense of loss she has experienced since Dave’s departure.

“Moving forward. Life stood still when I lost Dave. It still seems still, empty and sad,” she began.

Acknowledging the daunting prospect of moving on without her beloved husband, Liliana revealed her deeply personal strategy for healing.

“And I know it might seem too soon to even consider moving on,” she said.

“How can I move on from this wonderful, exhilarating, out of ordinary on so many levels, life that I shared with an extraordinary man? When he is everywhere and in everything around me?

“I tell you how… I MOVE FORWARD WITH HIM! He will always be part of me, I am who I am because of him, he helped me shape the last 20 years of my life.

“I am ME because of HIM. So yes, I’ll be moving on with him!

“There is grief to go through, but I won’t let that keep me stuck, or fall into illness… because he wouldn’t want that for me!

“I plan to live my adventures and take him with me! Experience life with him in my heart! Make his impact on my life meaningful!

“Write my next chapters with the excitement and the joy he taught me life can be lived with! Carry his zest for life with me!

“Laugh and love like Dave! Having Dave Days for the rest of my life! I’M MOVING FORWARD WITH HIM!”

Supportive messages poured in from fans as they rallied around Liliana during this difficult period.

“He will always be with you, every step xxx,” one wrote.

“You are so inspiring. Love you xx. He would be so proud xx.”

“May Dave always be with you and in our World too. He was a lovely man.”

“Just beautiful and inspiring. He’d be so proud I’m sure that you’re still going to live your life for him,” commented another.

“So sorry for your Loss which seems personal to many people. Dave would want you to enjoy life with his memories close to your heart.”

Dave tied the knot with Liliana, whom he met during the filming of Hairy Bikers in Romania. The union took place in 2011, unfolding in the star’s hometown of Barrow, Cumbria.

In addition to being a loving husband, Dave embraced the role of stepfather to Liliana’s two children, Iza and Sergiu, from her previous relationship.

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