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Golfer Tom Watson's Wife Hilary Dies at 63 from Pancreatic Cancer

Hilary Watson, the wife of golfer Tom Watson, has died from pancreatic cancer at the age of 63.

Barry Hyde, the agent of the eight-time major winner, confirmed she died on Wednesday, two years after being diagnosed with the disease, per USA Today.

Former PGA of America president Ted Bishop offered a tribute to Hilary Watson after the news was announced.

"Tom will tell you that Hilary was his hero. … and for many reasons. How these two people dealt with the devastation of the worst that cancer can muster up is truly an inspiration to us all.