Lilly Ross gave her permission for her husband's face to be transplanted after he killed himself - so she could share his legacy with her son.
Lilly Ross was a teenage newlywed when her husband Rudy took his own life
Tragic Lilly Ross was just weeks away from giving birth to her first son when husband Rudy fatally shot himself following a struggle with depression.
While she knew Rudy was an organ donor – she still had to give her consent for doctors to remove Rudy’s face for an incredibly rare face transplant procedure.
Despite dealing with crippling grief and shock, brave Lilly, 20, made the decision to donate all the organs she could – saving the lives of six people – so her son Leonard could see how his dad had saved multiple lives. Continue reading