Mike and Marcy Bartelds

My step-dad Mike was diagnosed with cancer in the central part of his lungs in January 2017. He has had some ups and downs throughout his battle. But for the most part it has been alright. The doctors did everything that they could to slow the progression of the cancer. Now it has come time that we are getting close to saying goodbye. Mike is in the comfort of his home with his family and dogs keeping him company for his final days. 
We don't know how much time we have. But it would make the days with him so much more peaceful for my mom, Marcy, if she did not have to worry about loss of income from not being able to work. The medical bills and the last year living on only her income has put things behind. So if you would like to help out with that part it would be ever so appreciated! We are so amazed by the outpouring of support from our awesome community! We love you all! Thank you for reading and please pass this along!
  • Julia Steltzer 
    • $40 
    • 35 mos
  • Craig & Ellyn Van Houten 
    • $200 
    • 40 mos
  • Laura Fox 
    • $50 
    • 40 mos
  • Doug & Cathy Zender 
    • $50 
    • 40 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $25 
    • 40 mos
See all

Organizer and beneficiary

Rachel Compton 
Organizer
Deming, WA
Marcelia Bartelds 
Beneficiary
  • #1 fundraising platform

    More people start fundraisers on GoFundMe than on any other platform. Learn more

  • GoFundMe Guarantee

    In the rare case something isn’t right, we will work with you to determine if misuse occurred. Learn more

  • Expert advice, 24/7

    Contact us with your questions and we’ll answer, day or night. Learn more