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VIDEO: Son has graduation ceremony at hospital before mother's death

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CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) -

A Colerain High School Senior had an early graduation ceremony in order to meet a dying wish of his mother.

Jennifer Linnabary passed away on Feb. 3 from a rare type of cancer.

On the day before her death, a close group of her friends and family along with school officials gathered at the Critical Care Unit at UC Hospital to watch her son, Benjamin, graduate.

The heartwarming ceremony was caught on video.

There will be a Celebration of Life service for Linnabary on Thursday, Feb. 7, at 1 p.m., at Messiah Lutheran Church Greenhills, 10416 Bossi Lane. Condolences can be sent to the church address.

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