Joslyn Flickinger accident: Daughter of Mifflinburg Wildcat football coach Luke and Mandie, passes away

Mifflinburg, PA – The Mifflinburg community is in mourning following the tragic passing of 9-year-old Joslyn Noelle Flickinger. Her father, Luke Flickinger, a member of the Mifflinburg Area High School football team’s coaching staff, announced her passing in a heartfelt Facebook post on Tuesday evening.

“Mandie Flickinger and I are forever grateful to all who have prayed for Joslyn and our family,” he wrote. “At 10:15 this morning, Joslyn Noelle Flickinger went to be with Jesus. Please pray (for) our family at this time for strength and peace.”

Joslyn’s journey touched the hearts of many in the Buffalo Community Church and beyond, as regular updates about her condition were shared on the church’s Facebook page since the weekend accident.

A week prior to her passing, tragedy struck when Joslyn was injured by a fallen tree. Her parents, Luke and Mandie Flickinger, humbly requested prayers and support from the community for their beloved daughter. Joslyn had been in a medically induced coma, facing severe bodily injuries and significant brain swelling.

Joslyn Flickinger was not just an ordinary child; she was an extraordinary soul who radiated warmth, kindness, and resilience. Her unwavering positivity had a contagious effect, brightening the lives of everyone she encountered. Despite the challenges she faced, Joslyn displayed indomitable spirit and unwavering compassion for those around her. Her willingness to lend a helping hand to those in need knew no bounds.

Joslyn’s boundless curiosity drove her to be an avid learner, inspiring those around her with her thirst for knowledge. With a heart of gold and an unwavering commitment to making the world a better place, Joslyn Flickinger undoubtedly left a lasting impact on everyone fortunate enough to know her.

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As the community grieves this heartbreaking loss, they remember Joslyn not only for the vibrant, resilient young girl she was but also for the enduring spirit of love and compassion that she leaves behind.

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