It is with broken hearts that the foster family of the late Danielle Doris Nepinak announce her unexpected passing on December 25, 2017 in Happy Valley-Goose Bay at the age of 19 years. She will be sadly missed by her foster parents Wendy and Ron Elson, and Brian Guptill; sister Brea Guptill and Brea's children; several birth brothers and sisters, close sister, Shayla; step brothers and step sisters, close friend, Sydney Ducharme; as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Cremation has taken place. A private family memorial service is planned for January 16, 2018. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to the family.