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Krystina October 22nd, 2014 4:37am

Did you have any friends or classmates who died of natural causes (disease or illness) during your K-12 school years?

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10/24/14 4:52 am

I can't remember the exact cause of death but a girl died from some severe complications relating to her asthma.

10/23/14 10:56 pm

In my first year of junior college a (white) friend was murdered by a white supremacist couple for not handing over his car at gunpoint.

anonymousmn Minnesota
10/23/14 5:51 pm

Not when I was I school, but in my 20 years of teaching I have had 2 unfortunate students. One from a cardio virus, one from a brain tumor.

10/23/14 5:20 pm

This guy that I knew in 7th grade because he was in my typing class and rode my school bus had a seizure in his bathtub and everyone at school the next day cried their eyes out :(

FlipFlopGirl Sic semper tyrannis
10/23/14 2:33 pm

A girl in HS died of pneumonia.. Like two years before we graduated.

10/23/14 8:57 am

Yes, my friend died in his sleep in 5th grade

Penn555 Maine
10/22/14 6:41 pm

A girl from my 3rd grade class died of cancer some time later. Didn't find out until7th grade, though.

IsleOfCannon Salt Lake City, UT
10/22/14 6:18 pm

I know someone who was involved in a murder suicide

Krystina Let Freedom Reign
10/22/14 12:40 pm

No, but there were at least a couple of classmates who ended up in rehab before HS was out.

singkitty In the cloud
10/22/14 10:28 am

Yes one girl at my high school had a heart condition and died at home in the middle of the night.

TopsQueen Oregon Coast
10/22/14 9:32 am

Brain tumor. I lost one who was playing with matches also.

rickvee Living the dream
10/22/14 7:41 am

A kid in my 4th grade class died of a brain aneurysm while walking down the hall in school.

Krystina Let Freedom Reign
10/22/14 12:39 pm

Wow. I would think that would be pretty traumatic for any classmates that saw it too.

10/23/14 10:14 am

Oh no! And so young...what a tragedy.

s4mm1 MD SLP
10/22/14 6:54 am

We lost a football player to a heart attack. It was awful. He had a heart defect no one knew about

10/22/14 10:27 am

Same thing happened to one of the basketball players at my high school. Scary and tragic.

cowboy Dog Father
10/22/14 6:00 am

No, but my best friend died, on New Years Eve, when his house caught fire. He made it out but went back in to save his baby sister. He died but she was found under her crib badly burned. If anyone, at school, made fun of her, I'd protect her.

TopsQueen Oregon Coast
10/22/14 9:33 am

I just love you. Don't always agree with you. But you do have a good heart.

chickencookie Biden crime syndicate
10/22/14 5:06 am

Not friends but kids in the neighborhood, one from drugs and two others (brother and sister) suicide.

TigerShark47 Missouri
10/22/14 4:11 am

One kid died from a staph infection and we lost another one in a car crash

imanag My heaven on Earth
10/21/14 10:07 pm

One friend who died from leukemia.

Zod Above Pugetropolis
10/21/14 9:43 pm

Two from illness. One was some kind of leukemia. I don't remember what the other one died from, if I even ever knew.