Patient Stories

Darby Harris and family riding in a horse-drawn carriage

Darby’s Story

Darby Harris was adrift after her father – the anchor of their family – died of cancer. At her father’s memorial service late last June, the Hudson woman was harboring a secret: she was scheduled to start her own cancer treatment the next morning.

Mark Krieger painting a mural

Not Defined by the Brushstrokes of Cancer

Painter Mark Krieger’s cancer journey with liposarcoma, begun in the isolation of the pandemic, has been inspired by the example of a father who fought through daily struggles as a double amputee and by 32 years teaching middle-school children.