Maddie Tomasko

Crestwood Elementary School rallies behind student

June 9, 2011 // 0 Comments

by ANA OLVERA A Crestwood Rocks! team member holds a poster of Maddie during the luminaria lap at Relay for Life. As 11-year-old Maddie Tomasko faces a difficult time in her life, her friends, family and community rally behind her in support. Maddie, a fifth-grader at Crestwood Elementary School, was diagnosed on April 7 with acute myeloid leukemia (AML). According to the [...]

Relay for Life for survivors’ birthdays

May 19, 2011 // 0 Comments

Sheila Gunneson was diagnosed with breast cancer last month and had surgery last week. Her daughter’s lacrosse team dressed in pink socks and headbands in her honor at their most recent game. Gunneson is pictured in center with Grace Gunneson to the left and coach Dave Vandermolen at far right. Event is this Friday and Saturday; every Relayer has a story WHY WE [...]