Lynn E. Sandusky
Live Well, Laugh Often and Love Much. Carpe Diem
Lynn E. Sandusky, 35, of Gahanna, formerly of Columbus, passed away on August 1, 2008 at home. She was born on June 18, 1973 in Columbus.
Lynn bravely fought a 2 year battle with cancer, yet never lost her sense of humor, zest for life or her compassion for others. Lynn is survived by her soul mate and devoted husband, Michael, step-sons Zachary and Dillon, and her furry children, Maximus and Mollie. Also her loving parents, Ed and Linda Hedges of Lancaster, Ohio and brother Jon Hedges of Columbus, Ohio. Wonderfully loving Grandfather in-law, Arnold Johnson (PawPaw), father and mother in-law, John and Susie Sandusky, brother and sister in-law, John and Jana Sandusky, Jennifer and Dan Burkett, and special nephews, Jason, Jordan and Jeremy Sandusky and a niece, Valerie Matteson . As well as many other loving and caring family members, and friends from all over, who were blessed to share her life.
A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, August 13, 2008 at 1 p.m., Mifflin Presbyterian Church, at 123 Granville St., Gahanna, Ohio to celebrate the life of Lynn Sandusky. Pastor Stephanie Boaz will officiate.
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About Leiomyosarcoma Support & Direct Research Foundation (LMSDR)
We collaborate with researchers and other organization to reach our mission and vision of finding treatments that will work. We have created the Leiomyosarcoma Tissue Bank for researchers to study our disease, the Leiomyosarcoma world for education and support at our Leiomyosarcoma patient conferences, in Denver, Colorado, San Francisco, California, New York City, New York, and Maui, Hawaii. Please stay in touch with our website for more upcoming events sponsored by Leiomyosarcoma Support & Direct Research Foundation.This fund was created out of love for Lynn E. Sandusky, to help others win their battle with leiomyosarcoma by funding LMS specific research. Leiomyosarcoma Support & Direct Research Foundation (LMSDR) raises donations for Leiomyosarcoma research and patient support. We advocate directly with sarcoma researchers to study leiomyosaroma. We offer the largest moderated support group online for leiomysarcoma, where patients and loved ones get the latest LMS news and personal support. The LMSDR’s website offers local support groups, details of what we do, the research we have funded and many resources for the Leiomyosarcoma community. The LMSe Alerts is our monthly newsletter, offering more updated clinical trials, news and community events. The Leiomyosarcoma Lifeline is our new blog, featuring patient stories and our well-known Long Term Thriver stories.
Leiomyosarcoma Support & Direct Research is an all volunteer organization which Lynn supported. We are proud to have Patient Registry to collect data, and ran successful blood collections for study. We have brought patients and loved ones together from all over the the minimal amount of expenses as possible, to ensure your money goes directly to funding promising research for Leiomyosarcoma specifically. You can volunteer, put on fundraisers, promote LMS awareness and ask your employer for matched funds. Please consider making a donation and helping us Work, not wish, for treatments that will work for us. We have been a 501(C) (3) since 2006 and a tax-free charity.