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We would like to say Thank you for all the love, support and prayers you have given us. 

We are often asked how you can help.  We have a benefit account set up for Margaret and you are welcome to send a contribution to help with her medical bills, trips to therapy.  You may send to the Margaret Romph Benefit Fund Central Bank  238 Madison St.   Jefferson City, Mo 65109 ATTN: Lisa

Thanks again for all your support.

On Friday, Jan 2nd, 2009 Sherline was working at McDonalds when Erin, Margaret and Grandma Kay came to visit her. Shortly after leaving they were in a very serious car accident. Sherline saw the ambulance and fire trucks go by her work and immediately felt sick. She called Erin and no one answered. She called Kay 's phone and was told she needed to come to the scene. When she got to the scene, they would not let her see Margaret. Erin and Grandma Kay were taken to St. Mary's to be treated and were released. Margaret was life-flighted to the University. She is suffering from severe head trama, where they had to shunt her head to release pressure. Other injuries were 2 broken femurs and a broken neck. She is in the pediatric intensive care at the University. The doctors say that it is too early to give a prognosis but if she does make it through this she will probably be paralyzed from the neck down. The extent of the head trauma is unknown at this time. Please pray for a miracle for they do happen. Our faith is strong but we need the circle of prayers to embrace the family during this difficult time. Sherline, Eric, Erin, Katharine, Patrick, and Margaret need our support!

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Sherline Romph posted a new journal entry, "home".

Quick note to let you know we are home.  Will update you more tomorrow.   However please say some prayers as she has developed a high temp.  Good night. Read more

Susan Schuler signed Margaret's Guestbook.

Glad you are feeling better Margaret. Savannah and I are praying for your swift recovery and we are thinking of you. Read more

Sherline Romph posted a new journal entry, "Friday update".

Good afternoon, We had a great night last night. Maybe it is because we got Chocolate. LOL Margaret slept through most of the night. Even slept through the IPV treatments. ... Read more

Sherline Romph posted a new journal entry, "Thursday Update".

Good afternoon, Last night went better than the night before. However this morning has been a little more stressful. We did find out that the Nuemo thorax (air around the ... Read more

Jacob's Mom - Maria Murphy signed Margaret's Guestbook.

Praying for Margaret's recovery.Praying for your whole family at this time as well.Praying for God's peace for you.Robert & Maria Murphy & family Read more

Sherline Romph posted a new journal entry, "Wednesday update 1".

Miracles 4 Margaret Posted by Sherline Trice-Romph Good afternoon, sorry for the delay in the update. But after we got her in the room things were hectic. Surgery went ... Read more

Sherline Romph posted a new journal entry, "5th update".

She is out of surgery & in PICU, she is still sedated, surgery went well, amazed at how straight her spine looks now. They say she will be in a lot of pain. Will be ... Read more

Sherline Romph posted a new journal entry, "4th update".

Nurse just came out. Hard time getting IV and art line in. They just started surgery at about 9:15. Now 4-6 hours of wait time. Read more

Sherline Romph posted a new journal entry, "3rd update".

Margaret has just went back for surgery. They said to expect 4-6 hours to be done. Read more

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