Survivor Stories

 

Below are the Cancer Survivors featured in the Indiana Cancer Control Plan

Please click on the name of the survivor to read the full story

Kyle Winkel 

Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia

SurvivorAge 14

Bloomington, IN

Riley Children’s Hospital

Molly Wooldridge 

Lung Cancer Survivor

Age 31

Morgantown, IN

Mary Lou Mayer, M.D.

Ted Stansbury 

Thymoma (small cell lung cancer)

SurvivorAge 60

Columbus, IN

IU Simon Cancer Center

Darlene Hochstetler 

Oligodendroglioma (Brain Tumor)

SurvivorAge 58

Goshen, IN

Cleveland Clinic Cancer Institute

Karie Schlukebir 

Melanoma

Age 29

Played tennis for Indiana University

The Angeles Clinic and Research Institute

Karie Schlukebir lost her battle with cancer on Jan. 16, 2010.

Dan Snow 

Tongue and Lung Cancer Survivor(four years apart)

Age 52

Greenwood, IN

St. Francis Cancer Center

Ruth Lambert 

Colon Cancer Survivor

Age 66

Indianapolis, IN

IU Simon Cancer Center

Addie Smith 

Breast Cancer Survivor

Age 46

Indianapolis, IN

Ruemu E. Birhiray, M.D.

Kelly Motz 

Ovarian Cancer Survivor

Age 49

Bedford, IN

IU Simon Cancer Center

David Caldwell 

Prostate Cancer Survivor

Age 69

Connersville, IN

IU Simon Cancer Center

Karen Stump 

Melanoma Survivor

Age 59

Union, MI

Goshen Center for Cancer Care

Benita Kimbrough 

Breast Cancer Survivor

Age 47

Indianapolis, IN

Wishard Hospital

Cheryl Lilley 

Ovarian Cancer Survivor

Age 52

Fort Wayne, IN

Florida Hospital Cancer Institute

Michal Bell 

Colon and Liver Cancer Survivor

Age 46

Pendleton, IN

IU Simon Cancer Center

Laura Gano 

Breast Cancer Survivor

Age 43

Indianapolis, IN

Morgan Hospital Cancer Care Center

Betty Shaw  

Lung Cancer Survivor

Age 73

Indianapolis, IN

Nassar Hanna, M.D.