Danny Nickerson


Age: 6

Summary: Massachusetts terminal cancer patient who suffered from a rare inoperable brain tumor and received thousands of birthday cards from strangers in 2014 after a request by his family on their Danny's Warriors Facebook page when first responders from around the region helped him celebrate a birthday party at Gillette Stadium, where he attended the New England Patriots' practice and met players.

Cause of Death: Complications from brain cancer

Born: July 25, 2008

Died: April 24, 2015

Foxborough, Massachusetts