Zach is truly inspirational. The singer tragically lost his four year long battle with a rare bone cancer on May 19, but even when facing death, he never stopped living.
Zach Sobiech lived by his motto; “You don’t have to find out you’re dying to start living.” The 18-year-old singer who touched millions of lives with his inspirational song “Clouds” was laid to rest on May 23, but he will never be forgotten. Watch HollywoodLife.com‘s tribute video here.
Zach Sobiech Laid To Rest
Zach’s funeral was held on May 23 at the Church of St. Michael in Stillwater, Minnesota.
In the beautifully decorated Minnesota church, the choir sang various versions of his inspirational song “Clouds,” according to a funeral attendee.
The outpouring of support since Zach’s passing has been enormous, and it was most apparent at his funeral.
“All of Stillwater seems to have shown up for @ZachSobiech funeral. Standing room only,” tweeted an attendee. “More people at
#zachsobiech’s funeral than easter,” said another.
Zach Sobiech’s Family Releases Touching Statement
Following Zach’s untimely passing, his family released the following statement:
“It is with heavy heart that we announce the passing of our son Zachary David Sobiech. Our family has been blessed not only by his amazing presence in our lives, but also by the love and support of our family and friends and by so many people in the community. In particular we’d like to thank those people who listened with their hearts and helped Zach bring his message and his music to the world.”
What do YOU think HollywoodLifers? Were you saddened by Zach’s death?
— Eleanore Hutch