Forum index  
Go Back   Michigan Morels index > Prayer Forum - Special Requests My daughter Kerry
 
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old May 20, 2007, 10:08 pm   #1
Happy Trails
Full Member
Name: George
Southern, Michigan USA
Join Date: Feb 8, 2003
Posts: 744

My daughter Kerry

Many of you are aware that my daughter Kerry has Cystic Fibrosis. Her local lung specialist recently told her that if she would consider a lung transplant she best be making arrangements. She agreed and the doctor put her on Ňthe listÓ. To make a longer story shorter, Kerry just got back from a first meeting with the lung transplant unit in Ann Arbor. This meeting was just to get my daughter indoctrinated with what to expect while waiting for a suitable set of lungs, the surgery itself, and after the procedure was performed. Kerry met the U of M pulmonologist assigned to her who will be acting in concert with her primary doctor here in Grand Rapids. She will be returning to Ann Arbor in the next few weeks to undergo a series of exhaustive tests to establish her score and to meet the doctors. She has been told that it may be a year or so before the transplant would occur. However, it could be less and then again more time Đ itŐs hard to judge. ItŐs scary stuff, but we believe with GodŐs help itŐs her only shot of making it very much longer. On the upside, they have made much progress regarding fighting rejection and providing a quality of extended life for transplant recipients. We would appreciate any of your prayers. I believe this forum, on this board, has a listening ear in high places.

George
__________________

Eat Dessert First, Life Is Short!
Happy Trails is offline  
Old May 20, 2007, 11:32 pm   #2
shroomer71
Full Member
Name: Carla
Central, Michigan usa
Join Date: Apr 6, 2005
Posts: 374

 
shroomer71's Avatar
George, I am definitaly keeping Kerry in my Prayers we have Cystic Fibrosis in our family & its a scarey disease, But thank god they have come so far with the treatment. I pray she comes thru well & yes i think the man above has looked over us all on the board & will continue to do so~Carla
__________________

Life is not about waiting for the storm to pass...it's about dancing in the rain...
shroomer71 is offline  
Old May 21, 2007, 12:05 am   #3
miker
Full Member
Name: Mike
Southern, Michigan USA
Join Date: Feb 8, 2003
Posts: 2,830

 
miker's Avatar
George, will be praying for Kerry and the rest of the family,mike
__________________

I've been accused of the things, I've said
miker is offline  
Old May 21, 2007, 12:50 am   #4
7707
Full Member
Name: Steven
Northern, Michigan U.S.A.
Maple City-Eastlake
Join Date: May 9, 2004
Posts: 294

George, May God be with Kerry and your whole family through these tring times. steve
7707 is offline  
Old May 21, 2007, 11:16 am   #5
GammaDee
Enhanced Membership
Name: Donna
Central, Michigan USA
Saginaw Co.
Join Date: Feb 9, 2003
Posts: 761

We will be sure to keep Kerry and family in our prayers.
May God give her the strength she needs to get through this.

Donna
GammaDee is offline  
Old May 21, 2007, 11:17 am   #6
gab
Full Member
Name: greg
Northern, Michigan USA
parts north
Join Date: Sep 21, 2004
Posts: 99

George, Kerry will be in our prayers as will you and the rest of your family.
gab is offline  
Old May 21, 2007, 11:18 am   #7
Tracey
Full Member
Name: Tracey
Southern, Michigan USA
Fairgrove
Join Date: Feb 12, 2003
Posts: 288

 
Tracey's Avatar
George,
I always keep Kerry and your family in my thoughts.
You've got my continued heartfelt prayers for Kerry.
Tracey is offline  
Old May 21, 2007, 3:18 pm   #8
Debbie
Hostess
Name: Debbie
Central, Michigan USA
Midland Co.
Join Date: Feb 7, 2003
Posts: 2,206

 
Debbie's Avatar
George, Please let Kerry know that we are thinking of her and praying for her in this long battle. She must be thrilled and scared about the transplant, it's going to be tough for her, but she has fought hard for many years. May God bring Kerry healing and blessings.

Debbie
__________________

Happy Morel Dreams!
Debbie is offline  
Old May 21, 2007, 3:40 pm   #9
Ken
Full Member
Name: ken
Southern, Ohio usa
Join Date: Feb 8, 2003
Posts: 165

George,

I have often wondered how Kerry and the boys were doing. I pray that she can get the transplant and live many more years and get to raise her family. May God be with all of you.

God bless,

Ken
Ken is offline  
Old May 21, 2007, 7:19 pm   #10
Judy
Full Member
Name: Judy
Central, Michigan USA
St. Johns
Join Date: Feb 8, 2003
Posts: 579

George, I was just asking at the dinner how your daughter was. Like Tracey, she continues to be in my thoughts and prayers and like Ken, I often wonder how the boys are doing. Please let her know that she has many friends here wishing her the best. The best to you and Glenda also. We have really missed you at the dinners. Judy
Judy is offline  
    Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Our dog Kerry stever Miscellaneous Photo's 8 Jul 2, 2007 9:09 am
My daughter lindamay Prayer Forum - Special Requests 16 Jun 16, 2005 11:21 am
My daughter gab Prayer Forum - Special Requests 12 May 23, 2005 4:19 pm

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 11:32 am.


Michigan Morels.com  - Copyright ©1996 - 2017
Powered by vBulletin® - Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.