On November 3rd, 2017, the world’s hearts were shattered after hearing about the passing of 3-year-old Ayden Brown. Ayden Brown, whose story raised over $250,000, passed away after a courageous fight against stage 4 lung cancer. His mother Lindsay Licari, whose been documenting Ayden’s story, released a statement on social media: â€œToday, I lost my son. In this world, there was not one doctor, one person that could offer my son any options at all. And he aspirated and stopped breathing.