America’s Next Top Model contestant Jael Strauss took her last breaths on Tuesday around 11 AM in hospice. She was diagnosed with incurable stage 4 breast cancer.
Strauss competed in the season 8 of ANTM show. Sources close to TMZ revealed the following.
She died in hospice on Tuesday after taking a turn for the worse Monday night. She had been uncounscious for a few days, and her family recently stopped allowing visitors.
In November Strauss moved to hospice and she posted the following words on her Facebook.
The post says, “First night in hospice. So many things I never knew about life. Or death. So many things.”
Jael was a fighter and people were inspired by her fight towards cancer. On her Facebook profile, she even had a filter applied that says, “Stronger than Cancer.”
And now that her battle is over, her followers are offering their condolences. Here are a few of the comments.
Previously a GoFundMe campaign was started for Jael Strauss. The goal was $30k and more than $18k was to fund her treatment. The family and friends of Jael have shared the following with TMZ.
The one blessing was that we were able to show her how loved she was before she passed. She brought so much light to people.
R.I.P Jael Strauss!