Stephanie Dubois, of Cyprus, was a model with RMG Model Agency. She was recently hospitalized and in a coma after a brain hemorrhage. Her condition was said to be a reaction from the Covid Astra Zeneca vaccine according to friends and family on social media.
Unfortunately Stephanie did not survive. She passed away on May 21, 2021. The specific date was announced in a fundraiser organized by a family friend named Kamran Abassalty.
Francesco Group Church Lane also posted their condolences on Facebook May 23, 2021. Across social media there were many heartbroken people posting comments on Stephanie’s Facebook photos.
Stephanie had made a Facebook post on May 6, 2021 that she had gotten her vaccine and felt “horrendous”.
On May 14 Stephanie had made another public post about her symptoms. She said that her joints had seized, she was experiencing shakes, headache, dizziness, and that she was struggling to breathe. Stephanie also mentions feeling discouraged with how her body is responding and her inability to take a trip she had been looking forward to.
On May 14 she made an additional public post thanking people for their kind words and well wishes. She had gotten blood work done and mentions “my white blood cell count is high, but they don’t know what is causing it. This morning really scared me to be honest.”
On May 18 she announced being tired, and done feeling ill. She is said to have had more testing that day.
Stephanie’s uncle, Stephane Gillisjans made a post on May 19 that Stephanie was admitted into ICU, and wrote “we are freaking out”. He continued to relay a message from Brigitte Davenport, Stephanie’s mother.
According to social media posts, Stephanie’s brain stopped functioning. Former co-workers, friends, and family continue to share their grief on social media. She was a beautiful and talented soul, taken from the world too soon.