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Donations being collected for local teen's funeral

Kayla Kincannon dies after battle with brain tumor

She is a high school senior who wants just one thing.
She is a high school senior who wants just one thing.

MADISON HEIGHTS, Mich. – Many metro Detroiters were moved this past fall by the story of Kayla Kincannon - a Madison Heights high school senior who shared her battle with brain cancer with Local 4.

Local 4 spent time with 17-year-old Kayla in October as she celebrated being elected to Homecoming Court at Lamphere High School. Sadly, Kayla passed away this week, just before she was set to graduate.

Watch story: Teen battles brain tumors

Angels of Hope is collecting donations to help Kayla's family with her funeral expenses.

Checks can be sent to:

Angels of Hope

47496 Greenbriar Lane

Macomb, MI, 48044