Landen Hettinger Death: Pikeland Community Unit School District 10 -9 is mourning the death of a senior student who passed away suddenly Sunday. 17-year-old Landen Hettinger was found dead in Pike County, Il. According to reports, the Pittsfield High School passed away from an unknown incident. Law enforcement agencies are currently investigating how Landon died. In a statement to parents, D. Todd Fox, Superintendent said;
Dear Pikeland Family: It is with deep sadness that I inform you about the passing of Landen Hettinger, a senior student at Pittsfield High School. The sudden loss of a student has a profound impact on students, teachers, and everyone in the school district and throughout the community. Students may have a particularly difficult time dealing with the loss and we encourage you to talk with your child. We will have counselors available at the school beginning tomorrow to assist students and staff. Please keep Landen’s family in your thoughts and prayers. D. Todd Fox, Superintendent.
Community members have requested special prayers for the Landen family during this period. “Sending love and prayers to Landen’s parents, family, friends, and classmates during this difficult time.. I know this is an extremely hard time for all, just know that the Pikeland staff are there to help your kiddos. They helped my girls, and continue to help me with the loss of Cody even after 4 years. It’s not going to be easy, but knowing the staff are there to help your kids in their grieving process helps. I will be there for anyone who needs me. If your child needs someone to listen to them, a shoulder to cry on, or someone to share stories with, tell them to come find me. They are not alone. Sending love and prayers to all.”
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