Love Helps Single mom with cancer

Hi, my name is Darlene Petrakovich and I would like to tell you about a special person in my life. We have only known each other for 5 yrs as I am a caregiver for her daughter who is an adult with special needs. 

We soon became good friends. Her name is Teresa Gillespie, She is a 59 year old single mother, who will always be financially responsible for her handicapped daughter. 

She has worked a variety of jobs, and her latest job was working as a quality inspector at hardwood products in Guilford. She worked long hours from 2 p.m. until 3 a.m. 

Teresa has had a lot of health problems. Recently she went to the doctors, who diagnosed her with lung cancer. This has since spread to her liver and kidneys. Teresa is now unable to work, Which now means she has no income. 

She will be undergoing Chemo and has to travel to Augusta several times a week. Teresa would never ask for help, So I am doing it for her, 

So I am asking all my family, friends, and facebook Friends, if they could help by  donating to Teresa's go fund me page. 

As stated earlier, she is a single mom with no family of her own to help her. No amount is to small. 

Please share this page to your timelines, to reach as many people as we can. 

With much love and thanks,

God bless you for  your donations 


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Organizer and beneficiary

Darlene Chapman Petrakovich 
Carmel, ME
Teresa Gillespie 
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