Owen's Story

Owen Williams was 39 when he died in July 2014.  His mother, Ro Williams, describes the impact of her son's death from SUDEP.

Owen's mother, Ro Williams, had texted him on the Wednesday to invite him out for lunch. He was living alone in Ipswich at the time.  Ro was not immediately concerned by his lack of reply: ‘I thought nothing of it, he would sometimes go off the radar.’ But by Sunday, Ro began to worry. ‘I called his friend who told me Owen’s body had been removed from his flat.