Welcome to the Pfarr Family's CaringBridge website. We're using it to keep family and friends updated in one place. We really appreciate your support and words of hope and encouragement. Duane’s and the family’s story is below.
Since a number of people want to know how they can contribute, here’s the GoFundMepage: https://www.gofundme.com/f/family-of-7-struggling-with-covid?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=p_cp%20share-sheet&fbclid=IwAR2kUOFv2iQnD08D5TX7b7SP5Oqy2kIB2LyKELYrxoVXD0BaGYsllLnRM9w
The Northside Knights Council at St. Bridget’s parish are willing to collect and pass on checks written out to “Mary Jo Pfarr” – they should be mailed to Northside Knights, 3811 Emerson Avenue North,Minneapolis, MN 55412.
HERE’S DUANE’S STORY: On Friday, October 30, Duane was admitted to Fairview Southdale Hospital, and he tested positive for COVID-19the next day. On Nov 4, he was put into a medically-induced coma and remains in critical condition but holding steady. We will post updates on Duane's condition as we go forward from here.
Thank you to KSTP TV for interviewing Mary Jo and sharing the family's struggle:https://kstp.com/news/faith-friends-and-strangers-provide-support-to-family-of-7-struggling-with-covid-19-november-13-2020/5924199/