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My Story

Please see the background story below and the subsequent updates under "Journal" for the tragic and amazing story of Libby Lehman's stroke and her ongoing recovery.  The family so appreciates your comments and concern.

If you would like to make a contribution to the "Libby Lehman Medical Fund", you may use paypal.com.  Just set up an account with paypal.com and donate to libby.medfund@gmail.com,  or send a check to her sister, Cathy Arnold, at 2220 Stanmore, Houston, TX 77019 for deposit into a special account at JPMorgan Chase Bank.  

Please do not make a contribution to CaringBridge "in tribute to Libby" as solicited on this website.  Those donations go to the CaringBridge website, not to Libby!

Libby gave so much to so many people.  She needs your support now.

On April 30, 2013, Libby had a ruptured aneurysm in her doctor's office and she was rushed to Memorial Hermann Hospital. Lester had taken her to the doctor's office because she had suffered severe headaches for a few days, starting in Paducah, Kentucky at a quilting conference.   The following day she had a 7 hour surgery to clip the aneurysm.  Several days later she suffered a stroke and vascular spasms and required additional surgery.  Updates on Libby's progress are in the  "Journal" section, including her many months in hospitals, nursing homes, rehabilitation facilities, and recently - her return home, with ongoing care and therapies. Thank you so much for your interest, support, and concern. Libby is blessed with so many friends, old and new!


Ellen Askey posted a new journal entry, "Thursday - Losing Ground".

The last two days have been rough ones for Libby who has been struggling with an upset stomach early in the day and no stamina for the rest of the day. Both days she has ... Read more

Judy Morningstar signed Libby's Guestbook.

Best wishes Libby. There are so many people out here sending you their best wishes and good vibes. Did you know that over 1/2 a million viewings have been made to your ... Read more

Linda Usher signed Libby's Guestbook.

"I cry unto thee, when my heart is overwhelmed: lead me to the rock that is higher than I.  Psalm 61:2"Prayers for Libby, her family and all those that care for her Read more

Ellen Askey posted a new journal entry, "Tuesday -Coming Along!".

Since I have been visiting family in Denver for a long Easter weekend, today was the first day my hubby Bill and I had seen Libby since last Wednesday when she moved back ... Read more

Christi Parker signed Libby's Guestbook.

Happy Easter to the Lehman family! My prayers for peace and healing are with all of you. Read more

Deanna Ripley-Lotee signed Libby's Guestbook.

May the coming week be filled with more progress.  I'm off today on travel for work and will be out of circulation for a while.  Much rest and blessed therapy to sweet ... Read more

Ellen Askey posted a new journal entry, "Sunday - Easter Greetings".

Easter MorningKids with eggs and basketshunting treasures in a frenzy.Memories we won't forget,but the years go by so quickly.Church gatherings so sweetas we celebrate a ... Read more

Callie Evonuk signed Libby's Guestbook.

Happy Easter Libby and to all of your family and all the members of Team Libby! Hope you are able to go home soon; you are such a hard worker and you always pay attention ... Read more

Sarah Davis posted a new journal entry, "Social Saturday".

Today Libby has been busy. Started the day with Occupational Therapy. Tiffany reported that Libby did great lifting 1# weights and with the resistance bands. Susan Gartner ... Read more

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