Columbus Blue Jackets captain Boone Jenner.
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Blue Jackets captain Boone Jenner announces passing of his son

Published April 3, 2024 at 12:42

Columbus Blue Jackets captain Boone Jenner took to X through the team's official account to make a statement on the loss of his son.

In the statement, Jenner announced that his son, Dawson, was stillborn on March 31st, 2024 and that they are thankful for the support they've received from family and friends.

"We are at a loss for words. A pain like no other. Our son, Dawson Jenner was stillborn on March 31st, 2024. While this pain is like nothing we've experienced before, it's also 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. 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.

Love, the Jenners.

This is a terrible loss for the Jenner family and the thoughts of everyone here at Blade of Steel are with them during this difficult time.

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