Jenessa Byers

 

 

Age: 8

 

Summary: Oregon cancer patient who captured thousands of people's hearts when her battle from a rare type of childhood cancer aired on the nationally televised hit show Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, which had built the girl's family a new home this past summer.

 

 

Cause of Death: Cancer

 

Born: May 20, 1999

 

Died: December 28, 2007

 

Location: Portland, Oregon