Donate Life Arizona: Valley woman carries on daughter's legacy

FOX 10 | Anita Roman

PHOENIX (KSAZ) - Ozzy is a special Pomeranian. He's meticulously trained and abundantly loved. He was saved from a shelter by Kellye Pummil's daughter, Roo.

"They were constantly together. She was constantly doing fly-ball or agility diving. Petsmart. Always at Petsmart doing ads," Pummil said. Pummill now cares for Ozzy full-time.

On October 18, 2014, her daughter took her own life.

"It was absolutely devastating. She was 21 and depressed and didn’t really, didn’t really tell anyone to meet her. You would have never known and she took her own life," Pummil said.

When Roo was 16, she registered to become an organ donor. In death, she saved a half-dozen lives. Continue reading