Milagros Santiso was just 14 years old when she fainted on a spiritual retreat and died soon after.
Milagros Santiso was just 14 years old. She was participating in a spiritual retreat in her home city of La Plata, Argentina, on Saturday, July 30, when she suddenly fainted. After being taken to a hospital, she died of a cardiac and respiratory arrest, according to the official report. The exact cause of this situation is under investigation.
Social networks quickly echoed the beautiful impact that the girl had on those around her before her untimely death. Among the most touching messages was that of her mother, Noelia:
“My soul. You arrived first in the arms of the Virgin. Wait for us, prepare the way. Thank you for so much love and happiness. I love you. Thank you for existing.”