Monday, August 17, 2015

Inspirational teenager fulfils the last item on her bucket list

Daily Mail | Madlen Davies

Harriet Sheehan, 15, was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis at 11 months old. Before she died in February this year she wrote a bucket list of things she wanted to do before the passed away - including becoming an organ donor

When Harriet Sheehan became severely ill, she began writing a bucket list of all the things she wanted to do with her life.

The teenager suffered from the genetic condition cystic fibrosis.

Before she passed away, she fulfilled her dreams of meeting Harry Styles and One Direction, as well as swimming with dolphins.

But there was one wish on Harriet's bucket list that proved the most poignant of all.

Two months after her death in February, the 15-year-old achieved her last wish - to become an organ donor.

Since losing their daughter, Harriet's parents Greg, 40, and Helen, 43, have learned her eyes have been donated to save a 26-year-old man from going blind. Continue reading

 

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