Since treatments proved to be unsuccessful, the family brought Caleb home to spend his final days doing the things he loves. The young race fan’s final wish: decorate his casket with racing decals. Publicity of his wish resulted in an organized racing event in Iowa that allowed him to drive a stock race car at Southern Iowa Speedway. (photo credit:  Southern Iowa Speedway Facebook page)

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Grab some tissues and read the news story:

An 11-year-old boy dying from leukemia wants racing stickers for his casket

Video of the fwd to 38:17 to see his entrance onto the track. They made it fun for him:


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