Harleigh Johnson Death – Cause of Death: Dubois Area Senior HS alumni, Harleigh Johnson dies from COVID.
According to an online obituary on Thursday, January 13, 2022, Harleigh Johnson has passed away following a courageous and valiant battle with COVID.
Harleigh had earlier announced her positive test for COVID-19 via a post shared on her Facebook timeline on Wednesday, December, 29, 2021. “This Covid thing is no joke..,” she wrote.
On Tuesday, January 4, 2022, she gave an update of her condition via another post shared via Facebook;
“Hey Everyone! I wanted to reach out and thank everyone for all the kind comments, messages, and prayers this last week. I’ve been in the punxsy hospital since last Tuesday with Covid and it’s been ROUGH. I still have quite a haul ahead of myself but I don’t want any of you to think your messages are being ignored.”
Unfortunately, on Wednesday, Kristin McBride confirmed Harleigh’s passing in a statement; “My heart is broken tonight for a very special family. Harleigh Johnson, I knew you when you were a little girl. You have always been such a sweet, kind soul. Your smile lights up a room and your family has always been so good to me…. My heart aches tonight and I pray that your family finds comfort somehow, someway. Rest in peace you sweet, beautiful soul.”