Karen's Fight for Life

Hello, my name is Dana, and my family and I are asking you to please help save my mother Karen’s life.  She has recently been diagnosed with an aggressive form of stage 4 lung cancer that his attacked her body.  As with any cancer, the outcome is unknown, but she will not surrender without a fight.  All my life my mother has been there  to support our family in all our endeavors.  She has humbly never asked for anything in return.  Her friends and family all know that she will give the shirt off her back to help others in need.  Now it is our turn to return the generosity to our deserving mother and friend.

As you can imagine, the expense of treatment is immense and insurance only covers a fraction.  Not to mention all the countless incidental expenses associated with trips to and from hospitals and treatment that are paid out of pocket.  It truly leaves a ripple effect that extends well beyond Karen.   For all those who have offered prayers and emotional support, we sincerely thank you.  Karen is forever grateful, however she can’t fight this battle alone.  We as a family stand before everyone today asking for one last generous act of kindness and support for a deserving wife, mother, grandmother, and friend.  We as a family simply cannot do this alone and graciously and humbly bow our heads asking for your assistance.  God bless each of you and thank so much!
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    • $20 
    • 30 mos
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    • $100 
    • 33 mos
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    • $30 
    • 33 mos
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    • $50 
    • 35 mos
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    • $20 
    • 35 mos
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Dana Susak 
Prince Frederick, MD
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