Category: Update

A tough but special day. Introducing CancerQ.

Friends & Family – Today is a tough, yet special day. Today would have been our mom’s 61st birthday. You know what, scratch that. Today IS her 61st birthday. My brother Bradley and I are honoring her today with the launch of the first version of our digital cancer community, CancerQ. After months of research, conversations with experts, listening, Slack messages, meetings,… Read more →

Photos of Hope

Hi Everyone, I hope 2015 is off to an ok start. For me and my family, the last few months have been incredibly difficult – given many new ‘firsts’ we did not anticipate. The birthdays and holidays were all very tough. I know we all think about my mom constantly as she always had such a strong presence, especially as… Read more →

Only 4 Days Until Race Day… Team Michele’s Across the Country

Hi Everyone, We are only 4 days away from PanCan’s annual PurpleStride 5k Walk/Race – taking place this Saturday, Nov 8th in both Dallas and San Jose. We have teams signed up at both events, and we look forward to everyone joining us come Saturday. Online registration for both events ends tonight! Please continue to share with family & friends… Read more →

PanCan 5K & Team Michele’s Across the Country… have you registered yet?!

We are just two weeks away from PanCan’s Purplestride 5K’s in Dallas and Silicon Valley – both taking place on Nov. 8th. And only three weeks away from PanCan’s PurpleStride in Orange County – Nov. 15th Here’s the breakdown: We have three Team Michele’s registered at upcoming races across the country – which is amazing. If you live in any one of… Read more →

Team Michele 5k!

Good Morning Team Michele! We wanted to send out a quick reminder to everyone. The PANCAN 5k at Klyde Warren Park is fast approaching and Team Michele has busted into the Top 10 teams in DFW (Michele wouldn’t have it any other way!) If you would like to walk with us on November 8th, but have not signed up, the… Read more →

Thank you.

Thank you to all who joined us last week for Michele’s service. As shiva (the Jewish custom of mourning for the week following a funeral) comes to a close, my family has reflected on the past week and our hearts have been warmed by the tremendous outpouring of love & support. While our hearts have been warmed, they undoubtedly continue… Read more →

Funeral Arrangements

Michele’s Funeral Arrangements have been set as follows: Wednesday, September 17th, 11:00 AM in the Mausoleum Chapel (the Dallas Morning News obituary incorrectly states an 11am Graveside service) Sparkman-Hillcrest Funeral Home 7405 West Northwest Highway Dallas, TX 75225 Contributions may be made in honor of Michele Garson to: MD Anderson Cancer Center PO Box 4486 Houston, Texas 77210-4486 or Pancreatic… Read more →