Daughter of Lisa Curry and Grant Kenny dies aged 33

The daughter of Olympic swimmer Lisa Curry and former ironman Grant Kenny is being remembered as a "bright and loving soul" after she died following a long illness.

Jaimi Curry Kenny was 33.

Kenny released a statement saying the former couple's oldest child died in the hospital on Monday morning with family by her side.

Jaimi Curry Kenny (left), daughter of Lisa Curry and Grant Kenny, has died aged 33. Credit:The Age

"It is with a very heavy heart that Lisa and I confirm that our beautiful daughter Jaimi has lost her battle with a long-term illness and passed away peacefully in hospital this morning in the company of loving family," the statement said.

"Jaimi will forever be remembered as a caring, bright and loving soul who always put others before herself. Our hearts are broken and the pain is immense but we must move forward cherishing every wonderful moment we got to share with our treasured first child."

"We thank the incredible team at the Sunshine Coast University Hospital for their tireless commitment to making her better and giving us as the extra time we were able to spend with her.

"It goes without saying that this is a very difficult time for family and friends and we trust we will all be allowed to grieve in privacy."

Curry and Kenny were married in 1986 and separated in 2009. They had two children after Jaimi, Morgan and Jett.

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