Sad news about Miss Molly/Karen

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texazgal
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Sad news about Miss Molly/Karen

Postby texazgal » Wed Nov 27, 2019 9:34 am

DX rectal cancer Aug 04
Surgery Sept 04, perm ostomy, "BarbieButt" Sept 23, 04.
Dad passed '93 CC
Gdad cc '68, uncle cc '69 too much CC in fam
DD 42 yo/w/2 polyps removed

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CRguy
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Re: Sad news about Miss Molly/Karen

Postby CRguy » Wed Nov 27, 2019 6:37 pm

Thanks for letting us know texazgal.
I have posted a notice for her in our In Memoriam topic.

Rest In Peace Karen
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Caregiver x 4
Stage IV A rectal cancer/lung met
12 Year survivor
my life is an ongoing totally randomized UNcontrolled experiment with N=1 !
Review of my Journey so far

B in Canada
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Re: Sad news about Miss Molly/Karen

Postby B in Canada » Wed Nov 27, 2019 10:52 pm

Sad to read the news. She was such a helpful, lovely person.
Thank-you for letting us know.
Positive FIT test Spring 2013(intermittent blood=of course thought it was hemorrhoid) & finally got appt with colo-rectal surgeon Dec.2013 & then colonoscopy Aug. 2014
Sigmoid resection (laparoscopic) Nov. 2014 T3N0M0=colon 2A Female 53 yrs. old
Choice of to take Capecitabine(Xeloda) or not: did 2 rounds and then had to quit due to many side-effects(still have auto-immune/drug-induced arthritis problems)
Colonoscopy Fall 2015(few polyps), Jan 2017(couple polyps); all scans/CEA/monitoring good :D

Punky44
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Re: Sad news about Miss Molly/Karen

Postby Punky44 » Wed Nov 27, 2019 11:03 pm

She was so helpful to me when my mom first got her ileostomy and had a bunch of problems. A very kind and caring lady.
Caregiver to my amazing mom (68)
10/1/18 DX with rectal cancer; CEA 17 at diagnosis
T3N2M0
Total neoadjuvant therapy:
8 rounds Folfox 11/5/18 - 2/11/19
Short course radiation 3/14/19 - 3/20/19
Robotically assisted laparoscopic LAR 3/21/19
Pathology report says yT2N0M0 with 0/38 nodes
CEA 4/23: 2.1; 7/24: 1.9; 10/22: 2.6
6/28/19 Reversal and port out
10/22 — nodules on lungs—possible infection or mets—PET scheduled for 11/25

Me: 34, first colonoscopy 11/16/18—normal! Come back in 5 years.

Lee
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Our Miss Molly/Karen has passed on

Postby Lee » Thu Nov 28, 2019 11:01 am

It is with sadness that I announce that Karen has passed on. I believe it was several days ago. I know that I missed her comments here and the UOAA forum and will continue to miss her for some time.

Here is from the UOAA site

https://www.uoaa.org/forum/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=26968

May you rest in peace, Karen.

Lee
rectal cancer - April 2004
46 yrs old at diagnoses
stage III C - 6/13 lymph positive
radiation - 6 weeks
surgery - August 2004/hernia repair 2014
permanent colostomy
chemo - FOLFOX
NED - 10 years and counting!

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Re: Our Miss Molly/Karen has passed on

Postby Lee » Thu Nov 28, 2019 11:16 am

CR Guy,

Feel free to take my other thread down. I did not see the this thread until just now.

Lee
rectal cancer - April 2004
46 yrs old at diagnoses
stage III C - 6/13 lymph positive
radiation - 6 weeks
surgery - August 2004/hernia repair 2014
permanent colostomy
chemo - FOLFOX
NED - 10 years and counting!

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CRguy
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Re: Sad news about Miss Molly/Karen

Postby CRguy » Thu Nov 28, 2019 4:11 pm

That is OK Lee, we just merged the 2 topics to honor MissMolly

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Stage IV A rectal cancer/lung met
12 Year survivor
my life is an ongoing totally randomized UNcontrolled experiment with N=1 !
Review of my Journey so far

DarknessEmbraced
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Re: Sad news about Miss Molly/Karen

Postby DarknessEmbraced » Sun Dec 01, 2019 3:26 pm

How very sad. :( My heart goes out to her family and friends.
Diagnosed 10/28/14, age 36
Colon Resection 11/20/14, LAR (no illeo)
Stage 2a colon cancer, T3NOMO
Lymph-vascular invasion undetermined
0/22 lymph nodes
No chemo, no radiation
Clear Colonoscopy 04/29/15
NED 10/20/15
Ischemic Colitis 01/21/16
NED 11/10/16
CT Scan moved up due to high CEA 08/21/17
NED 09/25/17
NED 12/21/18
Clear colonoscopy 09/23/19
Clear 5 year scans 11/21/19- Considered cured! :)


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