This column first ran back in October 2009, when our Women’s View columnist Donna Ward shared with us the story of her mother, Kitty, who was first diagnosed with breast cancer in 1990.
Donna informed us Tuesday her mother passed away this spring:
“Many of you had kind words to say in regards to this column I wrote. It is with a heavy heart to inform you that the lady (my mother) in this article passed away May 28th of this year. Her story is epic and proves that getting breast cancer is not an immediate death sentence. She successfully fought her cancer for 21 years! I bow my head to the bravest woman I have ever known.”
We are reposting this column in Kitty’s memory. continue reading »