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"He said you are dying and we need to get you stabilized and get you into the heart transplant program," said Allred.
On April first, Roger was admitted to the hospital. On April 18th, he received a new heart from an anonymous donor.
"All I know is it was a 22-year-old male from Northern California," said Allred of his heart donor.
After the life-saving transplant, Roger's family made a video. His wife, 9 kids, their spouses, and his 17 grandkids shared how their lives were also saved on April 18th thanks to the new heart beating in Allred's chest.