'Star Wars' Fan Who Saw 'The Force Awakens' Early Has Died
Shortly after his dying wish of seeing the seventh "Star Wars" movie was fulfilled, Daniel Fleetwood passed away in his sleep.By Ben Lawson | November 10, 2015
Daniel Fleetwood, the "Star Wars" fan diagnosed with terminal cancer, has died just five days after he was granted an early screening of "The Force Awakens." (Video via Walt Disney Studios / "Star Wars: The Force Awakens")
Fleetwood's wife, Ashley, made the announcement on Facebook, saying Daniel passed away "in his sleep and in peace."
Daniel was battling spindle cell sarcoma. He told KPRC his dying wish was to see the seventh "Star Wars" film.