Alison Schmidt, one of Alphabet executive chairman Eric Schmidt’s two daughters, has passed away, according to a memorial page posted on the website of the Schmidt Family Foundation.
“Our condolences to the Schmidt Family for the loss of their beloved daughter Alison, who recently passed away after a long illness. The family is making arrangements for a private memorial service,” the page states.
The 501(c)3 nonprofit foundation is aimed at promoting energy and environmental sustainability.
James Fallows, a correspondent for the Atlantic, also posted about Alison’s passing.
Sad news: very sorry to learn that Alison Schmidt, daughter of our longtime friends Wendy & Eric Schmidt, and sister of Sophie, has died 1/2— James Fallows (@JamesFallows) June 9, 2017
The Schmidt Family Foundation declined to comment beyond what was posted to their website. Recode has also reached out to Alphabet for comment.
We extend our deepest condolences to the Schmidt family for their loss.
This article originally appeared on Recode.net.