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Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Heart recipient celebrates with Gift of Life

POST BULLETIN | Lauren Kotajarvi
May 25, 2014, Jimmy Dunbar suffered a heart attack in his Rochester home. He was a healthy and active 49-year-old.

A week later, the stents doctors had put into his heart collapsed, causing another heart attack.

"I should have died from that heart attack," Dunbar said. "The EMT's and ER staff did CPR on me for 45 minutes."

His only hope for survival was to receive a heart transplant.

Dunbar was the featured speaker for the 32nd annual Gift of Life Golf Tournament at the Rochester Golf and Country Club on Monday. Continue reading
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