Body of Missing Florida Student Found in Haiti
After a month of uncertainty, Britney Gengel’s family can finally start the grieving process.
Britney Gengel, a sophomore at Lynn University who went missing during the Haiti earthquake along with three other students, has officially been declared dead.
She had been embarking on a humanitarian mission when the 7.0-magnitude quake hit.
Britney’s body was finally discovered in a collapsed hotel according to officials.
“While at Lynn, Britney triumphed academically and socially and was a true inspiration to the Lynn community and the community at large,” Lynn University President Kevin Ross stated on Sunday. “She was a beautiful young woman who gave her life serving others. We will miss her terribly.” (Fox News)