Laura Kelly

It is once again with a heavy heart that I need to bring the news that we have lost another young, vibrant, wonderful spirit to colon cancer.  Laura Kelly was a wondeful help with Race For Hope last year.  She helped  with raffle items.  She motivated many friends and relatives to be part of the race in 2012. She listened to me as I told her about Race For Hope and my friend Peggy. Her spirit and zest for life was evident in her smile. And It was evident in how many people ran and walked with her last year that she was loved by many.  My prayers are with all who are loving and missing her tonight. She was 47 and too young.  In honor of her fight, determination,and involvement with The Peggy Bock Memorial Race For Hope, this 10th race For Hope will be dedicated to Laura...

Maria Howard

The 2012 Race For Hope was dedicated to Maria Howard. Maria was a wonderful strength. She spoke so eloquently at the first Blue For The Night in March 2011. She faced her cancer with dignity and determination to live life to the fullest, in living she made time to help with Race For Hope to help bring awareness for colorectal cancer. She passed away June 2012 at the age of 48. She will not be...