Death of Derrick Nelson

April 7, 2019
| Age 44

High school principal dies after donating bone marrow
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Derrick Nelson, a high school principal at Westfield High School in New Jersey, died on Sunday, April 7, after having undergone a procedure to donate bone marrow to a 14-year-old boy in France. For full obituary and coverage from, click here.

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