The funeral home student who died last month at a mortician’s school in Virginia was not prepared to die.
The student died of heart failure at Virginia Baptist College of Funeral Home in Alexandria, Virginia, the company announced Monday.
The Virginia Baptist student, who has not been identified, was an undergraduate at Virginia Southern University, according to the school.
The college announced that the student had been admitted to the college in 2015.
The college’s president said the student’s death was a tragic loss.
In a statement, the college said the college was “deeply saddened” by the news of the student, but added that it would continue to support the college.