Ms. Gao Shuxiang, 81 years old, was a practitioner from Caiyuan village, Bazhou City in Hebei Province. She started to practice Falun Gong in 1996 and became very healthy. When the persecution of Falun Gong started in 1999, her daughter was sentenced to a forced labor camp and her son was detained in a detention center. Both children were persecuted for practicing Falun Gong. The perpetrators went to her home very often to harass and threaten her. She passed away on October 4, 2003 due to the trauma.