Dagny Benedict Owasso OK (c. 2008 - February 8, 2024) was a 16-year old high school student from Owasso, Oklahoma who passed away unexpectedly.
On February 8, 2024, Dagny Benedict died at the age of 16. She was a 10th grade student in Owasso.
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Keri Jane shared that her friend's 16-year-old daughter tragically passed away yesterday. She asked for prayers for the family to find answers and comfort in this difficult time.
In response, Narissa Jennings and Hunter Partin, who both attended school in Owasso, expressed concerns about bullying issues and how the school district handles these situations.
Narissa said that if students are not star athletes or have wealthy parents, they can be treated poorly and be seen as less important. She broke hearts mentioning how Dagny's parents are grieving the loss of their child. Narissa hoped the family gets answers and justice.
Hunter agreed about the problematic culture in Owasso schools against those seen as "different." He shared his personal junior year bullying story and how he unfortunately turned to suicidal thoughts before coming out. Hunter was thankful to have overcome that challenge.
In summary, while mourning 16-year-old Dagny Benedict, former Owasso students are drawing attention to significant bullying and biased treatment issues they perceive in the school district. They want justice for Dagny and change in Owasso to prevent future tragedies.
Her death was publicly announced by Mowery Funeral Service in Owasso. Dagny is survived by her parents, siblings, cousins, aunts and uncles.
A memorial service was scheduled for February 15, 2024 to honor Dagny's life.
In the aftermath of her sudden passing, a memorial fund was established to assist Dagny's family with funeral expenses. Community members came together in sadness and support to donate to the Dagny Benedict Memorial Fund.
The fund aims to cover costs related to funeral arrangements and ease the financial burden on Benedict's grieving family. Dagny's loved ones have requested that the community keep her family in their thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.