Woman, 91, who chose trip of a lifetime over cancer treatment dies

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When 91-year-old Norma Bauerschmidt was diagnosed with terminal cancer, she chose the trip of a lifetime over treatment.

Six months after embarking on an amazing road trip and building up a viral following, Norma has died.

Deciding that a good life was better than a long life after already totting up nine decades.

Norma, from Michigan, told doctors: ‘I’m hitting the road.’

Norma’s husband Leo had just died from the same disease and she felt she couldn’t live at home without him.

Norma went travelling wither her son and his wife 
The trio went travelling in a motor home 

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