Teen fatally struck by lightining mourned on day she would have graduated

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A suburban teenager who was killed by a lightning strike is being remembered today by her family, friends and classmates.

17-year-old Jennie Dizon died Friday when she was hit by lightning in O’Brien Park in Downers Grove.

Visitation was held today and will continue tomorrow.  Her funeral will take place Tuesday.

Jennie Dizon was a senior at Benet Academy where she would have graduated today.

She was remembered by her classmate at graduation ceremonies on the Lisle campus.

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