Heartbreaking: Grieving father helps deceased 13-year-old daughter fulfill her dream

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TILLBUR, Netherlands – A father, who is grieving the death of his young daughter, is asking people from all over the world for help.

Niek van Keulen recently lost his 13-year-old daughter and is now trying to fulfill her final wish, to be famous.

Anna van Keulen, 13, passed away from injuries she sustained in a bicycle accident while on her way to school.

After the accident, her father turned his grief into resolve to help her accomplish one of the dreams she never had a chance to complete herself.

Niek van Keulen posted a video of Anna playing “Did I Make the Most of Loving You,” the theme from Downtown Abbey.


So far, the video has been watched over 700,000 times.

“The movie was made ​​in late August at our home, in Tilburg,” Van Keulen told a news organization in the Netherlands. “It was just before her thirteenth birthday, you can see the balloons hanging.”

On Wednesday, Niek van Keulen said he had no interest in being on TV or radio, saying “…it’s not about me, it’s about Anna.”

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