Cancer Patient Planned Her Own Funeral So She Can Die Beautiful

Apr 23, 2017 at 3:08 PM
Posted by : Marie Li
Filed Under : News & Events

Planning, whatever it may be, is a very hard task but have you thought about planning your own funeral? Take a look on how this brave cancer-stricken lady from Davao planned her beautiful funeral.

Manila, Philippines - Death is inevitable and all of us will come to an end and will be back to ashes. This story  is about a girl who used her remaining days on earth to plan her own funeral the way she wants all of her loved ones to remember her. 

Racine Pregunta, a young lady from Davao City, was battling Osteosarcoma. Osteosarcoma is a bone cancer that typically develops in the shinbone near the knee, the thighbone near the knee, or the upper arm bone  near the shoulder. It is the most common type of bone cancer in children. Osteosarcoma tends to develop during growth spurts in early adolescence. 

She was diagnosed last October 2016 and her sister, Rolyn made a plea on her Facebook page about her sister's condition:

Hi everyone, This is to inform everyone my sister. Racine currently admitted in SPMC. Racine is battling...

Posted by Rolyn Pregunta on Thursday, 20 October 2016

Hi everyone, For those who dont know my sister Racine. This is one of her photoshoot. Her illness is like a theft in...

Posted by Rolyn Pregunta on Monday, 24 October 2016

Racine did not waste her time when she realized her clock is already ticking. She planned her own funeral with the help of her family. With sadness and grief, her family granted her last dying wish so she can die in peace and in a beautiful manner, the way she wanted her last days on earth to be.

Let me tell you how Racine prepared her departure. It was April 12, 2017... Before she informed everyone that she's...

Posted by Racine Pregunta II on Wednesday, 19 April 2017

After battling her illness for almost six-months, our Creator held her in his arms already last April 12, 2017.

Today, on the way to the sunset, friends and family gathered and bid their last farewell to Racine who now sleeps...

Posted by Rolyn Pregunta on Friday, 21 April 2017

Her story is touching and inspiring for even on her last days, she was very brave and sticked to her decisions. She created a positivity whilst in a negative situation.

You may Rest in Peace as if you are just doing a beauty rest dear Racine. Gone so young.

Images Courtesy of Racine Pregunta, Rolyn Pregunta, Francisco Pentoxian and Bagane Fiola on Facebook


Apr 23, 2017 at 3:08 PM
Posted by : Marie Li
Filed Under : News & Events