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A Casket Becomes Yearbook as Tribute for A Student Who Lost Her Battle With Cancer

She Passed Away Before Getting A Yearbook, So Her Classmates and Family Did Something Beautiful and Touching.

Cancer is a severe illness that must be treated right away; staging describes the severity of cancer.

There are times that treatments succeed and other times, it fails.

It’s always vital to be able to detect cancer early, although at times there are no obvious symptoms at the early stages of it. It’s best to have yourself checked regularly for prevention.

Fighting with cancer is a very complex journey; it is painful, exhausting and very expensive. People who are battling with these illnesses need upmost support emotionally, physically and financially.

Laura Hillier is a senior High School in Ontario, Canada who loves theater and music. She was diagnosed with cancer, acute myeloid leukemia when she was 13 but was able to successfully fight cancer and was cleared for four years until it came back.

Laura was diagnosed with Leukemia, she lost her battle with Cancer

Laura was diagnosed with Leukemia, she lost her battle with Cancer

She was placed on the donor’s list for stem cell therapy and they found a match for her but sadly, because of hospital bed shortages her treatment kept getting interrupted. She also undergone chemotherapy as treatment for her cancer.

She sadly passed away at the age of 18 on January 20, 2016

She sadly passed away at the age of 18 on January 20, 2016

On January 20, 2016, Laura lost her battle with cancer. Her parents posted details about her death in her Hope for Laura Facebook page. Her parents posted,

“She fought bravely and all of you would have been so proud of her. Her poise, her courage, her strength and her pure spirit shone through right until the end.”

The funeral was held last January 30 and her friends as well as family, wanted to make it very special by writing on the surface of her casket using colorful markers. Family and friends wrote their final messages for her like a yearbook send off since she was not able to graduate and experience passing yearbook at the end of graduation. People began writing touching messages and goodbyes to Laura.

Her friends and families came together to turn her casket into a yearbook.

Her friends and families came together to turn her casket into a yearbook.

Heartfelt notes handwritten on the casket can be seen, as they couldn't sign her yearbook and decided to do this as final goodbye.

Heartfelt notes handwritten on the casket can be seen, as they couldn't sign her yearbook and decided to do this as final goodbye.

It’s heartbreaking that some people lose their battle with cancer especially for young patients like Laura Hillier who has a very bright future waiting for her. Laura will always be remembered by her family and friends; she fought cancer bravely and has been an inspiration to many people.

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Man’s Heartwarming Tribute for Late Wife Depicts His Unwavering Love for Her

This love museum tribute of a man to his beloved late wife will hit you right in the feels.

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There are stories, songs and memories that often remind us about love. Now just in time for the hearts season, this story is one of the few that captures the beauty of true love and depicts the enduring love of a man to his wife.

Charles "LaLa" Evans made the most romantic and heartwarming tribute dedicated to his beloved wife, Louise. The couple used to talk about creating a museum of their love (from high school sweethearts to being married for decades.) But the inevitable happened when Louise passed away in 2011 just before their 60th wedding anniversary. LaLa knew right then that he had to pursue the project for Ms. Lou.

Months after her passing, he transformed their home to a museum, a tangible representation of their decades-long love story which he named "LaLa and Louise Land." ...

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GrabCar Driver Stunned His Suspicious Passenger With Simple Act of Kindness

Not all heroes wear capes, not all angels have wings.

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There is never a scarcity of kind-hearted people.

They may not be recognized for their kind deeds - heck, no one may even know about what they're doing for others, but they still keep on helping people anyway.

Take this story about a Grab Car driver as an example. His female passenger narrated this story. At first, she felt frightened, but then she realized that there was absolutely no need to fear the man behind the wheels. Find out why....

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Man Disguised Himself as a Waiter and Surprised His Fiancée with a Flash Mob Proposal!

Gone are the days when a diamond ring is simply popped into a glass of bubbles. Today, proposals have become increasingly elaborate and exceptional!

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Many women daydream about how their boyfriend would propose to them. Often, the mere idea of a proposal is enough to excite them. On the other hand, many men worry about making a marriage proposal as they want it to be unique, creative, intimate, and special. They may feel pressured as they want to give the best proposal, which subsequently can be very expensive. But still, a man decides the type of proposal, as some may want a simple one while others may opt for extravagance.

The big question then is this: What makes a good proposal? Regardless of the way a man proposes, what is important is that he thought and planned well for the event to ensure that the moment will be special for the both of them. Hence, we can say that it is also important for men to know their partner well so they can pull it off and make everything memorable!

A study revealed that one in three women would be disappointed if a man does not put a significant effort for the wedding proposal, as many women prefer a surprise or a huge effort than a man just simply going down on one knee and popping up the big question....

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