Jordan Schmidt loses battle with cancer

Posted on: 6:48 pm, January 12, 2013, by , updated on: 06:13am, January 15, 2013

Jordan Schmidt has lost his battle with cancer.

Last spring, the Alleman High School student went to Los Angeles to attend the Ellen Degeneres Show.

Watch video from that appearance- click here

He said that was one thing he really wanted to do.

Schmidt got to meet her thanks to a generous donation from Tudi’s Tribe, American Airlines and Alleman High School students.

Jordan was born with a genetic disorder that eventually led to his diagnosis with a rare form of cancer. 

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