Posted by SCMO on 5th October 2008 in Christianity |
...Sunday 5 October 2008Cardinal welcomes launch of new Cancer Fund.Cardinal Keith O'Brien has welcomed the launch of a new fund which willsupport women diagnosed with cancer during pregnancy. The "Andrea Kearney
Fund" has been established in memory of Andrea Kearney
who died earlier thisyear following a cancer diagnosis at the beginning of 2007 when she was 38weeks pregnant with her fifth child.Andrea was 41 when she died following 16 months of treatment in May 2008,her husband Peter Kearney
is Director of the Catholic Media Office.Commenting on the launch of the fund, Cardinal O'Brien said;"I am delighted to support the "Andrea Kearney
Fund" and hope that inthe ye...