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19-year-old girl in viral love story dies of cancer

Mar 24, 2019 - 2:08 PM

Maxine Blanco, 19, 'fought hard and I'm thankful for everything,' says her boyfriend Gab Santa Ana

TO THE MAX. Maxine Blanco succumbs to cancer after months of courageously fighting against the disease. Couple photos from Gab Sta Ana Facebook page; Maxine's photo from Live Life To The Max Facebook page

WATCH: Ben&Ben serenade fan battling cancer

Mar 24, 2019 - 12:17 PM

The singer-songwriters perform for Maxine, a 19-year-old who succumbed to cancer on March 23

MOVING PERFORMANCE. Ben&Ben perform on Rappler Live Jam in August 2017. The singer-songwriters recently played for a fan battling cancer. File photo by Leanne Jazul/Rappler