The Poet Mattie Stepanek passed away at age 13; this age of death has to be considered saddening. What was the cause of death? Below is all you want to know regarding the death of Mattie Stepanek and more!
Biography - A Short Wiki
Child poet who is remembered for Heartsongs, a seven-volume, New York Times bestselling work. He died at age thirteen from an atypical form of muscular dystrophy.
His mother, Jeni Stapanek, served as Vice President of the Muscular Dystrophy Association.
How did Mattie Stepanek die?
Mattie Stepanek's death was caused by Muscular Dystrophy.
|Cause of death||Muscular Dystrophy|
|Age of death||13 years|
|Birthday||July 17, 1990|
|Death date||June 22, 2004|
|Place of death||N/A|
|Place of burial||N/A|
Quotes by Mattie Stepanek
Poetry is a beautiful way of expressing feelings – happy, sad, angry, caring. It’s also a way that we share with other people, to help them with those feelings.Mattie Stepanek
Even though the future seems far away, it is actually beginning right now.Mattie Stepanek
You can’t lie down in the ashes of another person’s life.Mattie Stepanek
I think that someone is watching out for me, God, my guardian angel, I’m not sure who that is, but they really work hard.Mattie Stepanek
I want to be remembered as a poet, a peacemaker, and a philosopher who played.Mattie Stepanek