Entries by Mary Farrell

Carol L., 71, Jeannette, PA

Carol Litrun, 71, a resident of a nursing facility in Jeannette, Pennsylvania, had her special wish for a day out of her facility granted by our Westmoreland County chapter. Litrun has MS and has lived in her facility for over three years; her husband passed away in 2017. She wished to go to Mass in […]

Don R., 80, Ruppsdale, PA

Don Rupert, 80, a resident of Ruppsdale, PA recently had his wish for hearing aids granted by our Westmoreland County, PA chapter. Rupert has hearing loss and needs hearing aids but could not afford them on his own. Thanks to Beltone, his wish was granted on November 20, 2018.

Rose Marie B., 74, Barstow, CA

Rose Marie Barker, 74, a resident of Barstow, California had her wish for an electric wheelchair granted by our Barstow, CA chapter. Barker has several medical conditions that make it difficult for her to get around. Her wish for an electric wheelchair was granted on November 15, 2018.

Christopher A., 66, Rich Creek, VA

Christopher Auton, 66, a resident of Heritage Hall nursing facility in Rich Creek, Virginia, had his wish to visit Dollywood in the fall and see the changing leaves granted, thanks to many generous donors.  Chris has cerebral palsy and is a quadriplegic.  He is a permanent resident of Heritage Hall and, sadly, has no family […]