Monday, November 23, 2015

Burlington donor's memory honored at memorial event

Burlington Union 

The Sullivan Family decorated a floral portrait of their son and organ donor Kevin Sullivan, of Burlington, at a memorial event from 2 to 4 p.m. Nov. 22 at New England Organ Bank, 60 First Ave., Waltham. 

On Sept. 10, 2014, Sullivan fell from his ladder while at work. He suffered severe brain trauma and passed away two days later, surrounded by family and friends.
Through Sullivan’s organ and tissue donation, a 2-year-old boy is now running and playing after receiving Sullivan’s right kidney. The man who received his left kidney and liver is thriving, and thee recipient of his heart was able to walk five miles just nine months after the transplant. Sullivan’s tissues, corneas and bones will help many others. Continue reading
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