20-year-old Mormon missionary dies in PH
A missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints died due to an undetermined illness while serving in the Philippines on Sunday, Sept. 17.
The Church said 20-year-old Taylor Erin Maw of Snoqualmie, Washington died while in the hospital following an unknown illness.
Maw had been serving as a missionary in the Philippines Angeles Mission since June 2022, according to the statement from Church spokesman Sam Penrod.
“We are deeply saddened to share news of the passing of a young missionary serving in the Philippines,” the statement read. “We express our love and sincere condolences to Sister Maw’s family, friends and the missionaries she was serving alongside.”