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Tragedy Strikes Boone Jenner following death of his son

Published April 3, 2024 at 5:14 PM

It's with heavy hearts that we share the heartbreaking news concerning Columbus Blue Jackets captain Boone Jenner and his wife, Maggie.

On Sunday, they experienced the devastating loss of their stillborn child, a tragedy that has left them understandably shattered.

In a poignant statement, Jenner expressed their profound grief and gratitude for the overwhelming love and support they've received during this unimaginably difficult time.

Despite their anguish, they find solace in the boundless love they have for their child and cling to the hope of reuniting with him in heaven one day.

«We are at a loss for words. A pain like no other,» the post read. «While this pain is like nothing we've experienced before, it's shown us the immense love we have to give.

"As heartbroken as we are, we are incredibly grateful to be his parents and look forward to holding him again one day in heaven," they said. "We are thankful and feel blessed for the outpouring of love and support from our family and friends.

We appreciate everyone respecting our privacy as we navigate this extremely difficult time."

A Statement from the Jenners

Jenner, who has been absent from the Jackets since March 28, has been a huge presence throughout his entire career with the franchise.

His recent absence is deeply felt by the team and fans alike. As they navigate this heartbreaking journey, the Blue Jackets community stands united in support of Jenner and his family.

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