Help for Oren

My brother, Oren, was admitted to the hospital last week for a staph infection that went to his heart. He’s facing a long recovery, with up to two months of hospital care.

As many of you know, this isn’t the first tragedy he’s had to overcome. In 2009, his first wife Christian died in a car accident, survived by her 3 beautiful sons.

His life has further been complicated by a degenerative eye disease which has left him legally blind.

Because his wife Jane also faces a myriad of health issues, Oren’s family has greatly struggled financially, even before the crushing blow of his recent illness.

The next few months will be extremely difficult for Oren and his family. But we remain hopeful that he will fully recover. Your support in calls, messages, or donations will greatly help him and his family of 7 get through this difficult time. Thank you so much for all the love you have shown and continue to show for our family. It is all so appreciated.

  • Kristy Gavinski  
    • $25 
    • 14 mos
  • Michael Yatsko 
    • $35 
    • 14 mos
  • Susan CURWOOD 
    • $50 
    • 14 mos
  • Gina Scialla  
    • $50 
    • 14 mos
  • Xe Pohida 
    • $50 
    • 14 mos
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Organizer and beneficiary

Natania Turk 
Mechanicsburg, PA
Oren Mertz 
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