Wakefield Family Mourns the Loss of Stacy Wakefield, Widow of Former Red Sox Pitcher Tim Wakefield

In a tragic turn of events, the Wakefield family, and the baseball community at large, are mourning the loss of Stacy Wakefield, the beloved widow of former Boston Red Sox pitcher Tim Wakefield. Stacy's passing comes less than five months after Tim's death and marks the end of a poignant chapter in the Wakefield family's journey.


Stacy, who had been battling pancreatic cancer, passed away at her Massachusetts home, surrounded by her family, friends, and dedicated caregivers. Her passing has left hearts shattered, especially in the wake of Tim's battle with brain cancer, which ended in October of the previous year.

The Wakefield family, in a statement released through the Boston Red Sox organization, expressed their profound grief at the loss of Stacy. They described her as a strong, loving, and kind-hearted individual, who touched the lives of many with her down-to-earth demeanor and unwavering compassion.

Stacy and Tim were married in 2002 and shared a deep bond that extended beyond the baseball diamond. Together, they raised two children, Trevor and Brianna, and were renowned for their philanthropic efforts and community involvement. Both were actively engaged in supporting charitable organizations, including the Red Sox Foundation and the Jimmy Fund, leaving a lasting legacy of generosity and goodwill.

Throughout their lives, Tim and Stacy Wakefield exemplified the true spirit of teamwork and resilience, facing life's challenges with courage and grace. Their unwavering commitment to each other and their unwavering dedication to making a difference in the lives of others will be remembered and cherished by all who had the privilege of knowing them.

As the Wakefield family and the baseball community mourn the loss of Stacy Wakefield, they find solace in the belief that she has been reunited with Tim, the love of her life. Together, they leave behind a legacy of love, compassion, and kindness that will continue to inspire generations to come.

The Wakefield family has requested privacy as they navigate this difficult time and process their profound loss. Messages of sympathy and support have been pouring in from all corners, a testament to the profound impact that Stacy and Tim have had on so many lives.

In memory of Stacy Wakefield, the Wakefield family encourages donations to be made to pancreatic cancer research and support organizations, honoring Stacy's memory and her courageous battle against this devastating disease.