One minute, Richard Caron was out walking his daughter’s dogs. The next — he was passed out, lying on the curb. It was February 2018, and Richard didn’t know it at the time, but he was in congestive heart failure.
All Stories for Saddleback Medical Center Foundation
If you happen to walk in the front entrance of MemorialCare Saddleback Medical Center on a Tuesday morning, the first friendly face you’ll see behind the front desk is Jean Mastropietro’s.
For many typical 21-year-olds, the biggest everyday concerns are making it to class, where to eat, and what to do on the weekend. But Brittni Doty wasn’t a typical 21-year-old. At the young age of 21, she was thinking about breast cancer.
When Gary Haynes was a high school teacher in Mission Viejo, he would sometimes see a kid sitting alone at lunch.
Peter and Sharon Philips with daughter Tamara