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Ronald Lee Herrick

Ronald Lee Herrick (AP Photo)
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April 03, 2013 "I am touched by reading about Ronald, who ventured into an unknown field at that time. His selfless love and determination to do what is right has only inspired me to trust my doctors as I am about to donate my kidney to my wife." - Ronald O'Brien (Pune India)
November 26, 2012 ""The greatest joy on earth is to LOVE and BE LOVED" and Loving your brother, sister, Mother, Father is saintly." - Susan Thurwachter (Scottsdale, AZ)
January 09, 2011 "The One Miracle Celebration of Life Foundation sends its condolences. May God Bless you and your family." - Mike Jones (Los Angeles, CA)
January 05, 2011 "I am waiting for a kidney transplant myself. If not for folks like Ronald, I wouldn't even have the hope. God bless you for your courage and compassion. I pray peace upon your family at your passing." - Randal Phillips (Springfield, MO)
January 05, 2011 "I am grateful for Ron Herrick's great love and bravery in becoming the world's first successful kidney transplant donor. Two of my daughters have heart transplants. The pioneers in organ transplantation, like Ron, helped "pay it forward" so my girls are alive today." - Susan Friesen (Santa Maria, CA)
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Obituary for Ronald Lee Herrick
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Ronald Lee Herrick, who donated a kidney to his dying twin brother 56 years ago in what's recognized as the world's first...
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