20-Year-Old Bone Cancer Victim “Dies Beautifully”
A twenty-year-old bone cancer victim, Racine Pregunta, requested to die beautifully.
Racine who resided in the Southern Philippines was diagnosed with a rare form of bone cancer called osteosarcoma and is finally at peace.
On Monday in Davao City, Racine lost her life to the disease. Now, her family has granted her last wish, to be buried beautifully. ‘If I die, I want to die BEAUTIFUL’, Racine said.
Racine, a former model, battled with the disease since last October, wanted to be remembered.
Racine requested to be buried in an off-the-shoulder white dress, with a white floral headband. Racine’s sister Rolyn arranged the makeup artist and look before her sister’s final goodbye.
Racine idea was inspired by a 2016 Filipino comedy, Die Beautiful. A transgender woman who “Dies Beautifully” after winning a beauty pageant.
Racine was laid to rest looking beautiful as ever.
‘Today, request fulfilled and there all I see is you, smiling. On the way to the sunset, friends and family gathered and bid their last farewell to Racine who now sleeps beautifully forever. ‘You will always remain in our hearts.’ -Rolyn
Racine is now buried in her father’s plot and we will remember her looking beautiful as ever.