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Family Asistance Update
August 2019

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Ed Whitehead:(8-15-19 nf) Wife, Patsy, reports that Ed will be admitted to Clear Lake hospital on 8-16-19 to undergo the replacement of two aortic valves on 8-16-19. He should be able to go home the next day. Lift up your prayers for Ed and the surgery staff. 

Doug Bostock: (8-2-2019rh) Doug was scheduled to be released Encompass Rehab Center today, but instead was readmitted to the hospital.  He has developed a serious infection in his blood which will require a port. He then will be given antibiotics by IV for 10 to 14 days to fight the infection.  He is at Kindred Hospital Houston Northwest, Rm. 310, 11297 Fallbrook Dr, Houston, 77065.  He always  welcomes phone calls; his number is 281-221-7466.  Please continue to pray for Doug.

Nelson Foehner: (08-2-2019rh) Nelson was released from the hospital last week and his cancer has been diagnosed as a sarcoma, which is a cancer of connective tissue.  He is undergoing additional test at this time and he anticipates that he will be advised by his oncologist of a treatment plan within the next two weeks. Nelson is sounding much stronger and is in good spirits.  He is now able to receive phone calls and welcomes any, his number is 713-857-2924. Please continue to lift up prayers for Nelson and his family.

Harry & Virginia Hall:
(7-31-19 nz)  HPROA member Leonard Ignas, aka Iggy, has over the years become friends with Harry as they lived nearby.  Recently Iggy, who had not had any recent contact with Harry and Virginia, was able to get a response at their door.  Iggy learned that Harry and Virginia still resided in their home in the Meyerland area with 24-7 caregivers.  They have two daughters and  one granddaughter, who is able to check by each day and is active in their health care and welfare. Harry is 95 and Virginia is 93, with both suffering from dementia and age related issues.  Harry came out of academy class #1 in 1948.  He worked homicide for a number of years and retired in 1968, going to work immediately for Dr. Joe at the Medical Examiner's office.  He was always quick on the wit and just a great guy to work with on our murder scenes.  He served in the military reserve, I believe Navy.  He retired not only from the city, but also the county and the military. Thanks to Iggy for this update and may the good lord continue to be with Virginia and Harry.
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