Fire claims life of 10 yr old Matt

I am Matthew Nicklin's cousin and here is the tragedy that struck our family....After the hurricane in Oklawaha, Florida Matt's family lost power in the home and were burning candles for a source of light, when early Thursday morning a fire broke out that is believed to be caused by one of the candles. Matt has 3 brothers that escaped the fire but unfortunately Matt did not make it out! His 1 yr old baby brother TJ was unresponsive but was thankfully saved by very brave neighbors. So we can all imagine what this family is going through (every parents worst nightmare) and how hard this all is for them financially and mentally. Every dollar counts towards a proper burial for Matt, a new home for his brothers and parents and to replace everything that they owned that is replaceable. Here is a link to the story. Thanks in advance for all your help and prayers


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Meghan Carrasquillo 
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Rita Laman 
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