Sorry to hear this. I am glad that the movie gave him more widespread recognition in his final years. His stuff wasn't always my cup of tea, but I admired the fact that a guy like him (a Joe Blow) could make it as a writer.
"I like your Christ, I do not like your Christians. Your Christians are so unlike your Christ."
Click Here (iht.com) I've never read any of Sanderson's work, so it will be interesting to see if there is a noticeable change in structure. From the article, it looks like Jordan left behind many notes...