The shocking news of 23 years old Charlie Capalbo just broke out on the internet. The news was confirmed by multiple sources on the internet. His demise staggered the entire Hockey community. He died in the fourth battle against cancer.
For a long time, the young Capalbo was fighting deadly cancer and trying hard to overcome it. But sadly their something else written in his destiny. Our entire team mourns the passing of the player. We will share more about him further in this article.
Who is Charlie Capalbo?
Charlie Capalbo is a well-known name in the hockey world. Born in 1998, Hails from Fairfield, Connecticut, United States, He was 23 years old at the time of his death. He was well praised for being a 2-time cancer survivor.
Charlie was playing Ice Hockey for a long time and wanted to become a successful player in his life. He studies at Fairfield University. For his outstanding performance on the field, the young player won Fairfield County Courage Award.
Heartbroken to hear of Charlie Capalbo’s passing. Tendy, @NYRangers fan & WARRIOR. May his memory be a blessing to all who loved him. #capalbostrong #fuckcancer pic.twitter.com/VBfuqRL3zO
— lara merkel ross (@laramerkelross) April 25, 2022
Capalbo Strong was established in 2017 by his team member to show their support towards the support of Charlie Capalbo’s first battle with cancer. His battle with cancer story inspires lots of people from different walks of life. Even after all the odds, Capalbo never lost his spirit and fight back till the end.
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As per the information available, Charlie Capalbo died during his 4th battle with deadly cancer.
In past, he successfully survived cancer but this time there is something else written in his story. There are thousands of supporting and good wishes messages from his friends, and relatives.
He passed away at 3:00 pm, exactly one month before his 24th birthday.
One wrote mourning the death of Charlie “My heart is broken, and there are just no words to describe the sadness felt with this loss. Such a strong, resilient, witty, and compassionate soul. A true fighter and fierce competitor through and through. While I’m happy you are at peace and no longer in pain, you will be missed so greatly.”
another said “Charlie for continuing to inspire us with your warm smile, warm hugs, and tenacious spirit. You sir were one of the mightiest friends the Mighty Quinn has ever known. Our lives are so much better for having met you. To the entire Capalbo family, we are so incredibly sorry for your shattered hearts tonight, which we know will forever be missing a huge piece. ” No doubt he will always remain close to all these people and always make them smile when they remember him.
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A Gofundme page of Charlie Capalbo has collected over $500000 as of now. After beating lymphoma once and leukemia twice, Charlie was preparing to face off with leukemia for a 3rd time, his 4th cancer battle in 5 years.
To provide the family a financial help, the page was set up by fundraiser John McCormick on the behalf of Jennifer Capalbo in 2017. “It is heartbreaking to report to my friends and family that may not have seen or heard, but today Charlie Capalbo passed away. His fight and his family have touched my heart. Words can not express the ache I feel for all who knew him. ” reacted Jim McCaffrey.