Nancy Colmenares was a primary school teacher and the mother of Rosa Virginia, María Gabriela and Hugo Rafael
On the night of April 22, Nancy Colmenares, Hugo Chávez’s first wife, passed away. The information was announced by journalist Nelson Bocaranda through his Twitter account, and was later confirmed by Diosdado Cabello.
“While we were meeting with President Nicolás Maduro, evaluating the issue of party structures, we received the unfortunate news of the physical departure of comrade Nancy Colmenares, who was the first wife of our Comandante Chávez and who accompanied him in those early moments. and always,” said Cabello.
Chávez’s first wife was a primary school teacher and the mother of Rosa Virginia, María Gabriela and Hugo Rafael. Nelson Bocaranda He explained that he had been hospitalized for several days, but did not offer more details of what he was suffering from. He assured that her daughters were with her at the time of her death.
Diosdado Cabello sent condolences to family and friends. However, none of his children have reported on the death of who was the first wife of ex-president Hugo Chávez and who did not make himself known much in public life.
RIP: The first wife of President Hugo Chávez passed away in Caracas after several days of hospitalization. Her daughters Rosa Virginia and María Gabriela were present with her.
— Nelson Bocaranda Sardi. (@nelsonbocaranda) April 23, 2022