In January of 2016, MaryAnn was diagnosed with Metastatic Breast Cancer at the age of 36. At the time of diagnosis, the doctors said she had, had cancer for many years. Due to her age and the fact that she had, had a child two years prior the doctors were not quick to run tests […]
Deanne Fraser, age 44, of Stratford, CT was diagnosed with Malignant Neoplasm of the Transverse Colon stage IIIB in June 2015. Deanne had been receiving physical therapy after having undergone major back surgery in October 2014 when her cancer was diagnosed.
Deanne learned that like her two brothers and her dad she too had Lynch Syndrome […]
Christine Cryoskie, age 51 of Stratford, woke up one day in November 2008 doing what most of us do without a second thought, making our beds. She felt something snap in her lower back. Christine tried to shake it out and waited for the pain to subside. But instead she felt her toes go numb. […]
Treasured Time would like to welcome Nicole Mather and family as our latest “gift of moments” recipient!
Nicole Mather, 43 of Derby, CT became sick at age 15. After a couple years of not knowing what was wrong and after various tests, she was diagnosed with Lupus at just 17 years old. Since then life has […]
Norman Fedrick, 53 of Stamford, CT was hospitalized with a rectal bleed from a burst blood vessel in September of 2014. He was sent for a colonoscopy in October 2014, the doctors found a tumor. After performing a biopsy on the tumor, the doctors were able to diagnose Norman with stage 3 colon cancer. Norman […]
Maria Casteliani, 45 of Bridgeport originally of Colombia, was diagnosed with stage III, ER –Positive breast cancer in 2011. ER Positive breast cancer is a hormone driven breast cancer. She was the first female in her family to have received the diagnosis of breast cancer and is not a carrier of the BRCA gene. Her […]
Cheryl Speller, is a 44 year old single mother of six children, who has worked at Yale New Haven Hospital as an Information Associate in the Pediatric Emergency Department for 20 years. In January 2012, Cheryl was diagnosed with infiltrating ductal carcinoma, also known as triple negative breast cancer. After undergoing a lumpectomy in February […]
Meet the Chevarella Family
Jodi Chevarella is 44 and lives in Derby, CT. She and her loving husband Dave have four children; Anna, 16, David, 14, Isabelle, 12 and Genna, 10. Jodi was diagnosed in 2010 with Stage 2 Invasive Breast Cancer, and underwent chemotherapy, radiation and 11 surgeries in 1 year to remove the cancer […]
Alfredo D’Oliveria, 57 originally from Rio De Janiero, Brazil. Alfredo is a self made man. Over the last twenty years running his shoe shinning business, Alfredo has encountered countless people to whom he has provided legendary service. Alfredo was recently diagnosed with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerolis (ALS). Also known as Lou Gehrigs Disease, ALS is a […]
Josh Dwyer was 36 years old and was diagnosed with stage IV pancreatic cancer. He was cared for by his loving wife Jodi and had two daughters 3 and 10. For the past two years Josh and Jodi had lived a daily nightmare with this horrible and highly aggressive cancer. The had spent more time […]