Avalanna Routh

 

 

Age: 6

 

Summary: terminal cancer patient whose love for Justin Bieber inspired physicians and nurses at a Boston hospital to organize a pretend wedding to the pop star as the child battled a rare form of brain cancer who called herself Mrs. Bieber and suffered from an atypical teratoid rhabdoid tumor, a fast-growing tumor of the brain and spinal cord that usually occurs in young children, in which the singer later arranged for the little girl to meet him in New York, where they spent a couple of hours together.

 

 

Cause of Death: Complications from brain cancer

 

Born: October 25, 2005

 

Died: September 26, 2012

 

Location: Merrimac, Massachusetts