RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Ana Paula Scheffer, ex-athlete of the Brazilian rhythmic gymnastics team, was found dead at home on Friday, October 16th, in Toledo, western Paraná. The ex-gymnast was 31 years old and worked as a technician in Cascavel, Paraná. According to her family, it is suspected that she suffered a heart attack.
According to the family, Ana Paula Scheffer was lying on her bed when she was found, at about 12 noon, by her mother Sonia Scheffer.
"She was a very cheerful, very sweet girl. She never gave me any trouble, she was very sweet. She . . .