Jessica Harris

 

 

Age: 17

 

Summary: heart transplant recipient who got a heart transplant thanks to a fund-raising campaign by singer and actress Brandy who suffered from hypoplastic left heart syndrome and was denied medical insurance because her illness was deemed a preexisting condition.

 

 

Cause of Death: Complications from transplant surgery

 

Born: November 3, 1993

 

Died: June 2, 2011

 

Location: New York City, New York