Fredericton-area girl loses battle with cancer

A young Fredericton-area girl who spent the last five years battling cancer has passed away.

Mikaela Brewer passed away at her home in Burtts Corner on Friday, according to her obituary.

The seven-year-old girl, known to many as the "Warrior Princess", was diagnosed with neuroblastoma when she was just two years old.

Brewer leaves behind her parents, three siblings, and many other family members.

Visitation will take place at the Burtts Corner Baptist Church from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, and from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday.

Brewer's funeral will be held at Burtts Corner Baptist Church at 3 p.m. Friday, with additional seating and video at Burtts Corner Christian Church.