Last week, they were able to return Pfc ”Pat” Pepe’s Purple Heart to his niece
Donna Carpenter and nephew Mike Pepe. Pat was one of three children,
with a younger brother Al and sister Rita. A replacement medal was
acquired, and Purple Hearts Reunited framed and presented the award to the
After discussing his prior smoking habits, Mr.
Jones received a CT exam that revealed a “highly suspicious” tumor in his
lower right lung. The tumor turned out to be stage 1 lung cancer and was
successfully removed surgically without the need for chemotherapy or
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