The daughter of Johannes Wimmer and his wife Clara was buried. Little Maximilia died of an aggressive illness when she was only nine months old. Now she has found her last rest, albeit much too early.
Maximilia Wimmer died two weeks ago. The little daughter of TV doctor Johannes Wimmer and his wife Clara died of a malignant brain tumor. She wasn’t even a year old. On Friday the little girl was buried in a cemetery in Hamburg. According to “Bild”, closest relatives and friends were there.
Maximilia’s coffin was carried to the family grave by the doctor’s cousins. Before she died, the girl had been baptized in the intensive care unit. The same pastor now spoke at her funeral service. “Maxi’s life light will continue to shine, it will remain part of our hearts,” she said.
Gravestone: “Family Wimmer”
“Familie Wimmer” is written on the simple sandstone tombstone, next to it is a small bench. Maximilia’s date of birth and death are not on the stone.
Dr. Johannes Wimmer through the advice section in the NDR program “Visite”. In 2016 he finally got his own show “Dr. Wimmer – Knowledge is the best medicine” – also on NDR. Since then, the doctor has been represented on TV in several formats and has been a guest in various talk formats.
On Saturday evening, the 37-year-old will be a guest at the “Ein Herz für Kinder” gala, which will be shown on ZDF. There he would like to talk about his deceased daughter’s illness, raise awareness of the topic and call for donations for research. “No child should die of this disease anymore,” demands Wimmer.