Bev’s mother was diagnosed with an aggressive pancreatic cancer just days before Bev was to commit to climbing Kilimanjaro in honor of survivorship and those lost to cancer. Her mom wanted it no other way than for her daughter to fulfill a dream in tribute to the entire family.
Home: Springfield, Massachusetts
Cancer: Breast, diagnosed in 2004
Status: Cancer free 7 1/2 years
Mantra: “Life is short. I am going to live on the edge.”