2021-2022 In Memory or In Celebration Honorees


  • Honoree name:
    Ned Adler

    Personal message:
    We had a great time celebrating with Queen Suzie and her amazing family to raise money for the Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center.

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    Rebecca Rootlieb

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    Carl Babin

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    Terry Harris

    Personal message:
    A great man and a great role model.

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    Tiffany Dyason

    Personal message:
    Tiffany was the most wonderful wife, mother, daughter, sister and friend. She had a real zest for life and she never let her breast cancer diagnosis stop her from doing anything. She accomplished more in the last 6 years of her life than most people accomplish in a lifetime. Tiff, we miss you and we love you.

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    Jean Mancuso

    Personal message:
    Jean was a teacher, principal, loving wife, mother and grandmother. She was diagnosed with Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma in 1996 and thanks to the treatments she received we were blessed to have her in our lives another 24 years. Even though she is no longer with us she lives on in our hearts. We love you Gigi!!

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    Kathy Landry

    Personal message:
    So honored to be a life long friend of Kathy and Curtis Landry both survivors of cancer treated at Mary Bird Perkins

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    James Gregory Cobb

    Personal message:
    In loving memory of the best grandfather ever, I love you with all my heart! - Amy

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    Kathryn DeJean Howard

    Personal message:
    Always in our hearts wherever we go. Miss you so much! Love your Sistas

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    James Gregory Cobb

    Personal message:
    Papa was a wonderful husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather. His work ethic, enthusiasm for life, and the love he had for his family were all characteristics that were greatly admired. We miss him every day!

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    Lindsey Toups McCombie

    Personal message:
    Daughter, sister, wife, mother, friend and Coach. With great admiration we honor Lindsey Toups McCombie, a survivor and Warrior Princess. To know her, is to love her! All our best, The Jeff Miller Family

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    Colleen Landreneau

    Personal message:
    Thank you for showing us all how to live with grace and acceptance by how you never complain about your cancer! You make 90 look so beautiful! Note please make this sponsor if this the Colleen Landrenau family not edy specifically. Thanks

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    Lynette Mengarelli

    Personal message:
    Net, I miss you like crazy 💜💜💜

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    Dora Mengarelli

    Personal message:
    My mother passed away from breast/bone cancer in 1990 at the young age of 52. I would love to make a donation to this worthy cause in honor of my beautiful mom.

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    Ned Adler

    Personal message:
    So admired and loved and missed every day.

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    Ned Adler

    Personal message:
    Wonderful cause for dear friends!

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    Lynette Mengarelli

    Personal message:
    In honor of my precious sister who was extraordinarily giving, so loved, and is so missed by all who knew her!

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    Ned Adler

    Personal message:
    A fine man and coach of the Orange Popsicles!

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    Curtis Johnson

    Personal message:
    Missing you daddy Rose Hudson

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    Kathryn Howard

    Personal message:
    My first best friend. I love her so much.

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    Kate Anderson

    Personal message:
    In memory of my beautiful friend, Kate, to honor the incredible way she lived her life.

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    Ned Adler

    Personal message:
    We honor our Father, Husband, Grandfather and the Queen's Father-in-law you were taken too soon. You are loved and never forgotten.

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    Kathryn DeJean Howard

    Personal message:
    In honor of my sister, who had a warm heart, infectious smile, and zest for life! We all miss and love you every day!

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    Winona "Winnie" Derouen

    Personal message:
    We miss and loveyouthisclose! Love, Misty, Mikala, Terrance, & Tyrese.

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    Rita Crifasi

    Personal message:
    In honor of Rita Crifasi - an incredible mother, grandmother, great grandmother and breast cancer survivor…94 years young.

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    Larry Miller

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    Suzanne Graffio

    Personal message:
    A real life Snow White who loves unselfishly!

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    Mary Giganti Crifasi

    Personal message:
    The best Grandmother I could ever ask for. She was a kind, loving and gentle lady. Cheers to the greatest Sicilian Chef, Mama Mary

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    Amy Gross

    Personal message:
    You are so strong and such an inspiration. I can’t wait to celebrate your complete recovery with you!

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    Denise Landreneau Bowie

    Personal message:
    Denise, you make the fight against cancer look easy! You consistently babysit your grandchildren constantly and do so much for so many while all the while continually taking your chemo- WOW!