Zarbano's Beating Cancer

In 2007 Tony was diagnosed with Grade 4 Glioblastoma (Brain Cancer).  He underwent his first craniotomy and has since had two more surgeries secondary to tumor growth.  In February of 2017 he had a fall resulting in a broken hip requiring intensive rehab and just recently regained weight bearing status.  In May of 2017 it was discovered that Tony's tumor grew as well as spreading to his cerebral spinal fluid in his brain.  He underwent surgery at MD Anderson in Houston in June of 2017 and is still hospitalized for inpatient rehab.  This most recent surgery was the most successful removing new tumor growth as well as exisitng tumor the doctor could not previously touch as his brain had remapped itself.  Over the past nine years Tony has undergone consistent chemo treatments and occasional radiation treatments.  He did graduate with his Master's degree and began working however due to tumor growth and his recent fall he is unable to work.  Amanda, Tony's wife, is Tony's primary caregiver and while away in Houston she is unable to work.  Tony and Amanda are two of the most kind hearted and giving people you will ever meet.  They will be the first to help you but never ask for help in return.  We are asking that you help our dear friends with the many medical bills they face and with the most recent surgery their insurance denied his procedures stating it was not medically necessary.  As we all know there are many daily expenses we incur and anything is helpful to support Amanda and Tony and making the load a little lighter and fight this cancer battle.


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    • $50 
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Organizer and beneficiary

Laci Burdan DiLibero 
Glenpool, OK
Amanda and Tony Zarbano 
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