Terminally ill man who received phone call from President Trump passes away

trump bucket list ap_1551841088842.jpg_76121789_ver1.0_640_360_1551843563262.jpg_76125035_ver1.0_640_360_1552530967963.jpg.jpg

WEST HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) – A West Haven man, who had a dying wish of receiving a phone call from President Trump be granted, has died

Jay Barrett, 44, who had cystic fibrosis and was told that he only had six months to live, passed away overnight on Wednesday.

Barrett’s sister confirmed his passing.

Previous story: Man’s dying wish fulfilled with call from President Trump

Barrett was a strong supporter of President Trump and received a phone call from the President earlier in the month.

A member of President Trump’s administration later visited Barrett and presented him with a signed gift.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss