Stonehill student dies 2 weeks after graduation


The Stonehill College community is mourning the unexpected death of an alumnus who graduated just two weeks ago. A spokesman for the Easton school said Jesse Hanawalt of Easton died on Wednesday, two weeks after receiving a communications degree. No cause of death was given. The spokesman told The Enterprise of Brockton that the ‘‘college community is deeply saddened by the death of Jesse, who was well-liked throughout campus.’’ Hanawalt’s mother, Wendy, works at Stonehill. His mother said on her son’s Facebook page that he was ‘‘full of grace and wit and smarts and great creative gifts.’’

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