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Tuesday, April 5, 2016

Sanford Medical Center celebrated organ donations Monday afternoon

WDAY | Drew Trafton

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - Sanford Medical Center celebrated organ donation Monday afternoon as part of National Donate Life Month.

The wet weather moved the ceremony indoors but it did end with a flag raising.

Those who have had loved ones who have given and received organs were in attendance, including Rachel Moszer, wife of fallen Fargo officer Jason Moszer.

Another family shared the story of their daughter Kelsey.

Kelsey, who was 15, died after an ATV accident in 2012.

Her gift of donation helped more than 60 people.

"Her legacy is going on for generations to come. And that's what is important. That gives our family purpose and it shows what we can do for the future,” said Kelsey’s mom Michaela Misialek. Continue reading
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