After Losing Mom, Starting Anew

Teresa Lawley, mother of 3 young children, unexpectedly passed away at the young age of 35 last month.  She died of complications from pneumonia after several weeks in Seattle's Harborview hospital.  Left behind, are three beautiful children, Adrian (9), Ava (7) and Ariana (5) and her husband, Dave. The children were extremely close to their mother and are devastated by this loss, as are the rest of the family.   

Her husband Dave is now a single-parent and full-time caregiver while the kids attend school (virtually) from their small apartment.  He is working two evenings a week, and spending all of the rest of his time keeping the family on track which includes managing his oldest child who has special needs. Their aunt is staying with them temporarily to help out.  

This is a family working hard to move forward in the wake of the tragic loss of their Mama, who held the family together in every way.  Any assistance we can provide will help pay bills, including clothing for the kids, putting food on the table and fixing their car.  Later, funds will be used towards childcare so Dave can work when their aunt returns to Philadelphia in a couple of months.

It truly takes a village. Please give what you can to help this lovely family continue forward.  Thank you.


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  • Pamela Hu 
    • $500 
    • 19 d
  • Patrick Gemperline  
    • $100 
    • 19 d
  • 17442 Angeline Ave South N E Lindsay 
    • $200 
    • 22 d
  • Joseph Scott 
    • $50 
    • 23 d
  • Mike Ehrenberg 
    • $300 
    • 23 d
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Organizer and beneficiary

Paula Wieber 
Seattle, WA
David Denmark 

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