Category: Tributes

Jerry Thomas Brown Memorial

Jerry Thomas Brown Memorial

Jerry Thomas Brown, 70, of Evansville, IN passed Tuesday, January 24th at Deaconess Hospital. He is survived by his wife, Judy Brown, son, David Brown, daughter, Vicki Brown and grandchildren, Hannah, Peyton and Ethan. Vicki has sarcoidosis and her dad was very...
FSR Recognizes 9/11 Heroes

FSR Recognizes 9/11 Heroes

September 11, 2001 is a date that Americans have vowed never to forget. Many people still bear the emotional and physical scars from the attack on the World Trade Center and the weeks of rescue and recovery—and years of rebuilding—that followed. People were injured,...
Saddling Up for Sarcoidosis and Remembering Jerry Grimes

Saddling Up for Sarcoidosis and Remembering Jerry Grimes

Sickness and tragedy come knocking all too often. No one knows the life interruption that falls in the wake for so many as they work to process, understand, grieve, and continue to move forward, when someone close is the victim of such. In the summer of 2013 the...
The Rick Passaglia Memorial Fund

The Rick Passaglia Memorial Fund

 We are heartbroken.  We are mourning the loss of our dear friend Rick Passaglia, who lost his battle with sarcoidosis on Monday. Rick was not only a treasured friend of FSR, but he touched our hearts as a loyal supporter, dedicated volunteer and tireless advocate....