Support for Francisco and Marilu

Francisco’s service is July 24th, from 4-8pm at Iglesia El Shaddai.

7650 Ed Bluestein Blvd. | Austin, TX 78723

Posted 7/18/2014:
Francisco passed away yesterday, July 17, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. Please pray for Marilu and the rest of their family. 

Posted 7/17/2014:
Friends and Family of Francisco Dominguez and Marilu Martinez,

As most of you know by now, Francisco has had a recurrence of melanoma and is in the final days of his life. In spite of the medical prognosis that his cancer is terminal and untreatable, Francisco has remained the same man we all knew him as--a man of character, integrity, and quiet strength. The steady stream of family, friends, and coworkers who stop by to see him every day attests to the deep love and respect both he and Marilu have engendered in the lives they have touched. Both are always appreciative of our company while still being visibly humble that we should care for them so deeply.

While Francisco’s family is understandably grieved by his imminent death, the support and concern of his coworkers has been unusual in its steadfast and universal consistency. Many have given their time, money, effort, and even unused vacation pay to Francisco and Marilu to help them, yet the costs associated with the passing of a loved one casts a deep shadow over this tragic time, and they add to Marilu’s grief and uncertainty.

We understand that there are many causes which ask us to help by contributing, and it can be difficult to choose which cause is the most worthy of our very limited ability to help others. Science and medicine have no more answers for Francisco or Marilu, but we can continue to show our love and support for them by lifting the financial burden of Francisco’s passing from Marilu’s shoulders. Please help them in any way you can.

“Pure and undefiled religion before God and the Father is this: to visit orphans and widows in their trouble, and to keep oneself unspotted from the world.” - James 1:27

Thank you,

K&N Management family

  • Sarah Brugman 
    • $50 
    • 82 mos
  • Jose Albarran 
    • $25 
    • 82 mos
  • Ken Schiller 
    • $1,500 
    • 82 mos
  • Henry and Crystal Escobar 
    • $50 
    • 82 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $100 
    • 82 mos
See all

Organizer

Gini Quiroz 
Organizer
Austin, TX
  • #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