Sixty-two-year-old Ms. Li Ruiyun was a family member of a Quanyang Forest Bureau staffer in Baishan City, Jilin Province. After she started practicing Falun Gong in 1998, she recovered from many illnesses, including tuberculosis, rheumatism, and tracheitis, among others. After July 20, 1999, Ms. Li openly validated Falun Dafa on many occasions. For this, police officers from the Dongfeng Police Station of Quanyang Township harassed and threatened her frequently.The police forced her to pose for mug shots twice. Because of this persecution, her children were against her practicing Falun Gong. She became heavy hearted and lived in distress. Ms. Li became sick and passed away on November 19, 2004.