Posts in the “In Memory In Memory” category:

Bob Hertzel writes about his wife’s brave battle with cancer

Posted by Samantha Powell on June 8th, 2014 |

The role of caregiver is not something Bob Hertzel ever expected to play. A successful real estate broker with Coldwell Banker, in 2008 he was living a good life in Weston. But his life changed suddenly, when his wife, Susanne Klein-Hertzel, a nonsmoker, was diagnosed with a rare form of lung cancer. Mr. Hertzel then […]

UK Teenage Sufferer Dies After Raising $5.4 Million for Charity

Posted by Samantha Powell on May 14th, 2014 |

Date: 5/14/14 Outlet Full Name: CNN Author: Laura Smith- Park, Max Foster http://www.cnn.com/2014/05/14/world/europe/uk-teenage-cancer-fundraiser/ A teenager with cancer who touched the hearts of many in the United Kingdom with his tireless fundraising efforts died Wednesday at age 19, his mother said via Facebook. It is news that will sadden many supporters won over by Stephen Sutton’s […]

Kellen Reid Plays Every Game For His Late Mother, But Aims to Carry Her Legacy Beyond the Pitch

Posted by Samantha Powell on March 25th, 2014 |

Date: 3/25/14 Outlet Full Name: Dallas Morning News Author: Matt Wixon http://www.dallasnews.com/sports/high-schools/matt-wixon/20140325-kellen-reid-plays-every-game-for-his-late-mother-but-aims-to-carry-her-legacy-beyond-the-soccer-pitch.ece For the last two seasons, Kellen Reid has wiped away scoring chances for opponents of Coppell’s powerhouse soccer team. The defender has marked shifty attackers, cleared dangerous crossing passes and organized the back line of the Cowboys’ stingy defense. “He’s been the anchor,” […]

Veteran AFL Member Dean Bailey Dies From Lung Cancer

Posted by Samantha Powell on March 11th, 2014 |

Date: 3/11/14 Outlet Full Name: International Business Times Author: Dhrubajyoti Biswas http://au.ibtimes.com/articles/542673/20140311/veteran-afl-member-dean-bailey-dies-lung.htm#.Ux9IUj9dWVN The senior assistant coach of AFL Adelaide, Dean Bailey, passed away after a prolonged battle with lung cancer. Bailey, 47, died on Tuesday morning. Representatives from the club and players were called at West Lake headquarters to be informed about this sad loss. […]

Gerry Collins, Who Appeared in Hard-Hitting Anti-Smoking Ads, Has Died

Posted by Samantha Powell on March 3rd, 2014 |

vendita ray ban News Headline: Gerry Collins, Who Appeared in Hard-Hitting Anti-Smoking Ads, Has Died Date: 3/3/14 Outlet Full Name: The Ireland Journal Author: Christine Bohan http://www.thejournal.ie/gerry-collins-died-1341822-Mar2014/ GERRY COLLINS, A father-of-three who appeared in a hard-hitting HSE anti-smoking campaign in which he talked about his terminal lung cancer, has died of his illness. The 57-year-old […]

Monica Pence Barlow, Orioles PR Director, Dies at 36

Posted by Samantha Powell on February 28th, 2014 |

News Headline: Monica Pence Barlow, Orioles PR Director, Dies at 36 Date: 2/28/14 Outlet Full Name: Baltimore Sun Author: Peter Schmuck http://www.baltimoresun.com/sports/orioles/blog/bal-monica-pence-barlow-os-pr-director-passes-away-at-36-20140228,0,4022940.story Monica Pence Barlow, the Baltimore Orioles public relations director who worked for the team for more than a decade and had become a fundraiser for lung cancer research, died Friday morning at Howard […]

SF Firefighters Face High Number of Cancer Deaths

Posted by Samantha Powell on February 27th, 2014 |

Date: 2/7/14 Outlet Full Name: ABC 7 San Francisco Author: No author http://abclocal.go.com/kgo/story?section=news/local/san_francisco&id=9424123 Two San Francisco firefighters have died from cancer in the last week, highlighting what the firefighters’ union calls an “epidemic” of cancer from the hazardous work of fighting fires. Clyde Watarai, 57, a 16-year veteran of the department, died Wednesday after a […]

Honoring Ishmail Reaves: Benefit Concert

Posted by Samantha Powell on February 26th, 2014 |

News Headline: Honoring Ishmail Reaves: Benefit Concert Date: 2/26/14 Outlet Full Name: The Hilltop News, the Student Voice of Howard University Author: Erika Whitehead http://www.thehilltoponline.com/news/honoring-ishmail-reaves-benefit-concert-1.2858246#.UxDTzeNdWVM On an average day, walking into the Blackburn Digital Auditorium at Howard University is a bleak and uneventful experience with hardly anyone present. However, on Saturday, Feb. 22, laughter and […]

Mary Grace Canfield, ‘Green Acres’ Actress, Dies of Lung Cancer at Age 89

Posted by Samantha Powell on February 18th, 2014 |

News Headline: Mary Grace Canfield, ‘Green Acres’ Actress, Dies of Lung Cancer at Age 89 Date: 2/18/14 Outlet Full Name: New York Daily News Author: No author http://www.nydailynews.com/entertainment/gossip/green-acres-star-mary-grace-canfield-dead-89-article-1.1618072 Mary Grace Canfield, a veteran character actress who played handywoman Ralph Monroe on the television show “Green Acres,” has died. She was 89. Her daughter, Phoebe Alexiades, […]

Franchesca Faucette Foundation Founded by Son for Lung Cancer Research

Posted by Samantha Powell on February 6th, 2014 |

News Headline: Franchesca Faucette Foundation Founded by Son for Lung Cancer Research Date: 2/6/14 Outlet Full Name: Vindy Youngstown News Author: William Alcorn http://www.vindy.com/news/2014/feb/06/local-man-founds-cancer-organization-in-/ Franchesca Faucette, who was diagnosed with Stage 4 lung cancer in April 2013, will live on in the hearts of her loved ones and in the public mind through a lung-cancer […]