Category Archives: Lombardi Walks to Tackle Cancer

Strengthening survivorship

Cancer isn’t something new to Chris Norton of Green Bay. He watched his mother battle and pass away from this disease. In 2013, Chris was diagnosed with diffuse large B-cell lymphoma in his brain and was referred by his neurologist … Continue reading

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Cancer care worth traveling for

Lee Pinkus is a fighter. He came to Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center from a small town in Arkansas in 2014. He’d been diagnosed with nodular melanoma after finding a lesion on his chest. His doctors removed it seven times. … Continue reading

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St. Vince and Cleopacker

Some of cancer’s most interesting opponents are a husband and wife who live near Madison. John O’Neill and Mary Beth Johnson, known by her friends as “B,” have alter egos: St. Vince and Cleopacker, who are on a mission to … Continue reading

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No retreat, no surrender

Brian Juech never imagined he’d have cancer by the age of 30. He’d gone to see his primary physician for a regular checkup, when he suddenly remembered to bring up what he thought was a minor concern. “It didn’t seem … Continue reading

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Warriors go to battle and #tacklecancer

If you’re going to tackle cancer, you’ll want to have some warriors on your team. That’s why we’re so proud to have the “Sarcoma Warriors”, one of our most dedicated teams at the Lombardi Walk/Run to Tackle Cancer in Milwaukee. … Continue reading

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#TackleCancer to make a difference

OCONOMOWOC – You could say Angela Sampson is good at getting things organized. She’s a medical dosimetrist at Aurora Medical Center in Summit, so she does the treatment planning for all patients receiving radiation therapy. She says she’s often referred … Continue reading

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Kenosha walkers raise more than $37,000 to support local cancer care!

Just about everyone has been touched by cancer. So, for some of us who want to make a difference, we walk. We walk to support a friend or a close family member who has been affected by cancer.  And we … Continue reading

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