Since he entered the world, 2-year-old Lucas Goeller’s been fighting the good fight in an effort to stay alive.
It was a big day for two Salvation Army employees. Kate Esker and Mike Riemer both underwent surgery at Allegheny General Hospital on Tuesday, and are recovering well. Esker donated a kidney to Riemer.
On Monday morning at Children’s Hospital, 3-year-old Kennedy Stevenson, who has a rare, life-threatening metabolic disease, didn’t know she’d be receiving part of Michael Thompson’s liver the following day.
A local woman in need of a kidney transplant will soon undergo the life-saving surgery – thanks to the selflessness of her sister.
Sharing, that’s what sisterhood is all about. But the lifelong bond that local sisters share will literally save a life.