Ken Pizza, Sr., of Perkasie, PA, the father of Canon Ken Wagner-Pizza’s father, is currently having occupational, physical, and speech rehabilitation after having a glioblastoma (malignant brain cancer) tumor removed on Dec. 28th. As this is not curable with the standard chemo and radiation, they are praying for a couple of good years and that he will get into a clinical trial at the University of Pennsylvania that is supported by very good laboratory research results.
Father Nelson Baliira had surgery on January 4 th to remove a build up of fluids from around some of his organs. He is in Harrisburg Hospital. Please remember Father Nelson and his wife Merisi and their family in your prayers.
Garnett Kiebler the mother of Kris Miller (Fr. Fred Miller’s wife), passed away on December 23rd. Please keep the Kiebler and Miller families in your prayers.
Jane Miller, Fr. Fred Miller's mother, is very ill from a stroke. Fred reports she does not have a good prognosis and requests your prayers.
Sara Oldberg, Susan Hinton’s mother, who has been in hospital in California with ongoing health problems.
Carol Anne Oldberg, Susan’s sister, who is undergoing treatment for lung cancer in Chicago.
Darcie Ann, daughter of Father Will Lawbaugh, who is recovering from injuries sustained in a recent car accident.
Rayelenn Casey as she continues her recovery following a car accident.
Thomas Kerr, father of The Rev. Lauri Kerr, continues in care for lung cancer.
The Rev. Tom Gregg , father of The Rev. Rowena Gibbons continues in care for brain cancer.
Maddie Letsche, Acolyte at St. Luke’s, Altoona, who continues treatment and physical therapy for Image Negative Transverse Myelitis.
Bob Rose continues his cancer battle. He would like to thank everyone for their ongoing prayers, which he credits for his increasing strength. Over the last few weeks he has been able to get up, walk around, and even go out in his car for the first time in many months.