I don't think that she did. Yes, she had cancer, but she had the time to face it, try to beat it, and then decide that it was her time to go. Her family got a chance to say goodbye. It sounds like she went peacefully. There's really not much more you can ask for.
I have a feeling, too, that her family might be glad to not have media attention. The circus is elsewhere, and they get to grieve in peace.
Clothes make the man. Naked people have little or no influence on society. Mark Twain LJ