Sacramento teen Sammie Dacong, who helped other sick kids, dies from cancer

A Sacramento teen with terminal cancer who strived to help other sick children achieve their wishes has died. Samantha "Sammie" Dacong died surrounded by family in Sacramento Thursday evening. "Our hearts are heavy today. Our sister, Sammie Dacong, has gone home to God," St. Francis High School, where Sammie was a student, wrote in a message on Facebook. "She embodied what it means to be an SF Troubadour. Her leadership and service shone through even as she bravely battled cancer. As an ambassador for Make-a-Wish, she has made granting the wishes of other sick kids possible." See more in the video above.

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