Category Archives: Our Heroes

Rahsohn Wali, Jr.

April 27, 2017 / chris johnson / media, Our Heroes

Rahsohn Wali, Jr., 11, of Hamden Connecticut passed away April 27, 2017 in the Cleveland Clinic in Ohio after a courageous battle with RMC. Sohnny (as he was affectionately called) was termed “One in a million” by his 4th grade teacher. He always challenged himself to accomplish more difficult math than anyone in his class. […]

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JERROD PAUL ROGERS

January 16, 2017 / chris johnson / Our Heroes

Jerrod Paul Rogers was born on May 21, 1991 in Hutchinson , Kansas. He had a difficult childhood and was placed in foster care at the age of 7. Jerrod and his sister lived in several foster homes before meeting their forever family and being adopted in 2006. In late February 2016, Jerrod was diagnosed […]

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Aniksha Patel

December 1, 2016 / chris johnson / media, Our Heroes

Aniksha Patel, 24, of Manchester, England passed away on December 1, 2016 after a hard fought battle against Renal Medullary Carcinoma (RMC). Aniksha’s journey touched the hearts of so many. In March 2013 she was diagnosed.  She went through many chemotherapy treatments and surgeries.  In February 2014 she wrote this:  “I think that more people […]

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CONROY GEARPAUL SMITH

September 22, 2016 / devchris / Our Heroes

Conroy Gearpaul Smith was born in Jamaica to Roma Crockwell and Anthony Smith. He was the eldest of three siblings.  At the age of 5, Conroy and his family moved to Bermuda and in 2012 Conroy and his mother moved to Nottingham England to be near his sister Shaunelle. Conroy was diagnosed with Renal Medullary […]

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Matthew Pennington

September 5, 2016 / devchris / Our Heroes

Matthew went by many names. He was called Teo by his family and Penni by his friends. He was the second son of Marlene Costales Kravitz and E. Justin Pennington. He was born 24 Nov 1978 and died 19 Mar 2016. He was married to Marie Liu for a short 3 ½ years. Besides his […]

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SANDRA MARIE PREVOST

August 22, 2016 / devchris / Our Heroes

Sandra Marie Prevost was born on February 29, 1968 to Joseph Earl Prevost and Della Marie Prevost, whom preceded her in death. Sandra was diagnosed with Renal Medullary Carcinoma in April of 2015 and was called to be with her heavenly father 11 months after diagnosis. She fought a courageous fight, always holding on to […]

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Chris Johnson

August 14, 2016 / devchris / Our Heroes

Chris S. Johnson was born in Houston Texas to Charles and Ritchie Johnson on November 18, 1972. Chris was diagnosed with RMC in June 2011 and loss his battle 15 months after diagnosis.  Chris received most of his care in Sugar Land at MD Anderson Cancer Center under the guidance of Drs. Tannir and Sarma. […]

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David Anderson

August 14, 2016 / devchris / Our Heroes

David W. Anderson was born in Newburgh, New York on December 29, 1973. David was diagnosed with RMC in June 2014.  David fought hard through this journey and never complained. He continued to run his land development company while continuing to spend time loving and enjoying his family and friends. David lived every moment to the […]

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Holly Rae DeLeon Salisbury

September 24, 2014 / chris johnson / Our Heroes

Holly Rae DeLeon Salisbury, 31 was called by our heavens above on September 24, 2014 in Lago Vista. She was born on April 28, 1983 to James and Jerri DeLeon of Buda; she was the youngest of three girls.  Her childhood was spent in Buda.  She attended Buda Elementary School and was a graduate of […]

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