Robert was diagnosed with leukemia on December 19. He was sick for a week prior to what seemed to be covid like symptoms. After a negative test and a trip to the ER via ambulance, blood work revealed more.
Many people have asked how to support Robert and his family. We are thankful for those that have donated to Caring Bridge as they provide a free service without advertisement. I am including Kathy's PayPal account for anyone wanting to help support the family monetarily. Driving daily to the city, parking, food, and medical bills are stressful for everyone, especially when going through a critical health crisis.
Kathy's PayPal (https://www.paypal.com/paypalme/kmcollins221
Thank you again for all the prayers and words of encouragement. I feel like we are living a nightmare that we aren't waking up from.
Here is the link to donate blood, and while it will not go specifically to him, the country is in a critical blood shortage. Katie and I are signed up. After seeing how much blood and platelets Rob has received I will be going back to my old habit of donating regularly. I hope you will consider donating regularly as well.https://www.redcrossblood.org/give.html/find-drive
The Collins, Montgomery, and Karecki Families