Honored Kid

Marissa M.

Marissa M. Kid Photo

Location

White Pigeon, MI, US

Diagnosis

Neuroblastoma

Date of Diagnosis

November 2006

Status

Angel

Treated At

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center Bronson Methodist Hospital

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My Story

Marissa was a happy little girl with more energy than anyone we know. She loved to help others and was very sensitive to their needs. She loved her big sister, Makenzie, and her dogs and cat. Marissa liked to snuggle up with her silky and pacifier. One of her favorite things to do was to play babies and she always had a purse on her shoulder. Marissa was very strong and determined. www.caringbridge.org/visit/marissamonroe

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