OUR BROOKLYN IS HOME WITH THE LORD
It is with a heavy heart that we confirm the passing of Brooklyn “Brookie” Nicole Smith, 6 years old, of Erlanger, Kentucky. Brooklyn passed away peacefully in her mother’s arms on Thursday, April 27, 2017 at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, with her family at her side. Brooklyn was a beautiful and strong little girl. Despite being diagnosed with Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG) just 7 days after her 5th birthday… Read more…
In lieu of flowers
The family requests that memorials take the form of donations to:
Smile for Brooklyn
PO Box 18852
Erlanger, KY 41018
For other ways to contribute, see our Support page.
The family would like to thank the community for their support during this difficult journey. They especially would like to thank the doctors, nurses, and staff at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center for the excellent care and attention that was shown to Brooklyn.
Even when it's hard, SMILE.
Smile for Brooklyn, Inc. is proud to be a bronze member of Guidestar.org.
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Smile For Brooklyn, Inc. is proud to become a 2017 Symposium Sponsor of the DIPG Collaborative.
The DIPG Collaborative is a collection of foundations with the common interest of inspiring research into the cure of Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG). Learn more about the DIPG Collaborative…