Tributes Flood In Following The Tragic, Sudden Death of 13-Year-Old Teen From Naxxar

Francesca Vella was only a month away from turning 14, before she tragically passed away earlier this week.

The 13-year-old from Naxxar started feeling unwell during a trip in Gozo, and was flown to Mater Dei hospital on Sunday. She passed away a few days later.

Francesca was described as someone who “never caused any trouble and was always there to help anyone who needed it.”

She was a top student at St. Michael’s school who had a love for mathematics, as well as make-up.

Tributes soon started flooding in on a post shared by St Michael’s, following her death.

“Rest in peace dearest angel … so sad and heartbreaking. Cannot stop thinking about her family. Sincere condolences ❤️😢 XxX”

“I am so deeply saddened and shocked to hear this news. I remember Francesca so well at school, so sweet, intelligent and kind. I pray for her family that they may find strength during this difficult time. Rest with the Angels dear Fran xxx”

“Such shocking news! Still very difficult to believe. Such a sweet girl, always with a smile . Fly high sweet girl xx”

“Still trying to get to terms with such a loss! May she Rest in Peace, sweet Francesca.”

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