Venice Gondolier Sun: Her loss leads to wrapping cancer patients in love
October 26, 2016
Almost two years ago, just before Christmas, Karen McDonald’s mother was admitted into the hospital in their Michigan hometown. She had been sick for a few years as a result of her non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma and had taken a turn for the worse. Looking at her mother’s frail state, McDonald knew that this would probably be the last Christmas she would ever spend with her, and the realization hit her hard.