Kennedy family shattered by granddaughter's death

22-year-old Saoirse Kennedy Hill's body returning in a hearse to the family's Cape Cod compound.
1:37 | 08/04/19

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The shattering loss for the Kennedy family. Series ship Kennedy hills seniors a child back in 2000. Putting a rose on the grave of her grandfather's brother president John F. Kennedy. Tonight between two year old body returning universe the family's Cape Cod compound ABC's dime a seat of their with the latest on the investigation into her sudden death. The hearse carrying sushi Kennedy hill arrived earlier today in Hyannis Port as her family prepares to commemorate her life. The 22 year old grand daughter of Robert F Kennedy was found unresponsive at the historic family compound on Thursday afternoon. After a possible overdose tonight as the family awaits a toxicology report. They remembering a passionate young woman who was looking forward to returning to Boston College in the fall. Praising her for speaking out on issues of mental health hill even shared her own struggles with depression. Writing in her student newspaper at 2016. My depression took root in the beginning of my middle school year's and will be with me for the rest of my life. Too often it feels as if I'm drowning in my own thoughts while everyone else seems to be breathing comfortably. Former congressman Patrick Kennedy's yours this cousin writes on Twitter. Here's a sincere account of her depression is a powerful reminder of how so many people suffer alone and feel isolated. I crowds here she was able to be open and tell her story in Hyannis Port flags now fly at half staff through the neighborhood. As a community shows its support for the Kennedy family at this typical time. At a family has not yet announced specific plans but if funeral is expected in the coming days. Boston College is also planning a memorial but hasn't yet said when or where that will happen Tom. Diane thank you.

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