Tributes are pouring in following the death of Mary Caroline Aherne, who died on July 2, 2016, at her home in Greater Manchester, England who was a British comedian writer and actress, best known for the chat show host Mrs. Merton, The Fast Show and The Royle Family. She was the child of a railway worker died from Cancer at the age of fifty-two.
She had some health issues, she was born with a rare form of retina cancer, bladder cancer, and lung cancer. Her fellow Royle Family actors paid tribute. Her close friend Steve Coogan and Star Wars actor Mark Hamill also paid his tribute. Also, some news about her family, her brother, Patrick, Aherne suffered from retinoblastoma in childhood, which left her partially sighted in one eye.