Grieving mother whose baby was stillborn one year ago pays for boy's 1st birthday cake in his honor

Mail Online | 10/17/2018 | Reporter
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A Florida woman grieving her baby who was stillborn last year decided to pay for a one-year-old boy's birthday cake as a way to honor his memory.

The heart-wrenching gesture was posted to Facebook by bakery counter clerk, Nick DeClemente, who works at a Publix in Jacksonville.

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DeClemente was confused and asked if there was a particular order she was looking to pay for.

'She said, ''No, I want to pay for one anonymously,'' DeClemente wrote in the October 10 Facebook post, which has received hundreds of likes.

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He says the woman then broke down in tears and told him she had given birth to a stillborn son a-year-ago and thought paying anonymously for another one-year-old's birthday cake would be a nice way to honor him.

'I was a little lost for words just because of how in awe I was of the moment,' DeClemente told Fox News.

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The clerk went through several cake orders and picked out a Sesame Street-inspired birthday cake order for a boy...
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