Nora was born Feb 24 1952. Married to me, Adam in 1974. At a very young age she had rheumatic fever. As a teenager she had a cyst removed from her ovaries. She is a heredity diabetic since 1974. (Insulin dependent since 2006) . Two of our 5 children were born by C-Section. In 2001 she had a cancerous tumor removed together with 18" of the colon followed by 6 months of chemotherapy. In 2006 she received a mechanical aortic heart valve. In 2010 she had a large abdominal hernia repaired. In 2012 she had a second open heart surgery to replace the mechanical valve with a tissue (pig) valve as well as the mitral valve and a pacemaker was put in. In Feb 2017 she had a lumpectomy and 6 weeks of radiation for breast cancer. In Jan 2018 she had congestive heart failure, heart attack, pneumonia and bladder infection. In May 2018 she had a third open heart surgery to replace the failing mitral tissue (pig) with a mechanical valve.