McDonald, 36, was a devoted wife and loving mother of three
wonderful children, Chip, Katelyn, and Eric. She
succumbed to melanoma in November 1995, after an eighteen
month battle with the disease.
courageous fight against cancer was fought with strength,
hope, and dignity. She truly was an inspiration to all
believed that the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute's
Immunotherapy Research Department is on the right path
towards finding a cure.
walk is held in honor of Janet's memory. By holding
this event, we'll continue her fight for a cure and help
countless others who are suffering, tired, and scared.
friends and family of Janet McDonald have organized a five
mile walk in her memory. An avid walker, Janet's daily
five mile route took her through the towns of Avon and
Randolph, MA. The route started in Avon Center,
continuing to Randolph's Crawford Square, Memorial Parkway,
to Highland Avenue, to Stoughton Street, to South Main
Street, and back to Avon Center.
walk will take us on Janet's route and allow us to raise
much needed funds for Dana-Farber Cancer Institute's
Immunotherapy Research Department.
your participation and support, we will come closer to
finding a cure for this horrible disease - CANCER.
of the Walk