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Monday, February 29, 2016

Organ donor still touching lives two years after passing

FOX 4 KC | Molly Balkenbush

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A metro woman who was killed in an accident two years ago is still touching lives. Family said because 25-year-old Amanda Wilson was an organ donor, she has impacted 250 lives since she died.

Wilson’s organs, tissue and bone marrow were all donated to people who needed them and to science.

“It’s so soothing to know that she does live on in so many other people,” said Michelle Wilson, Amanda’s mom.

On Sunday, Wilson’s family got to meet the recipient of her liver transplant.

“I owe my life to her, so I owe her everything,” said Dan Morgan, who has a genetic disease called Wilson's Disease. Continue reading

 

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