Photo detail

Tara Sankner, 8, who has brain cancer, is given a bouquet of flowers at the fourth annual Joe Cassella 5K Sunday, May 19. The event raised $10,000 for the Sankner family to help pay for Tara’s treatment.

Stories this photo appears in:

Tease photo

Joe Cassella 5K Raises $16,000

Annual run supports families of children suffering from cancer.

Frank Cassella remembers his brother Joe as a man who had very high character. Even throughout Joe’s 10-month battle with mesothelioma, which claimed his life in July 2009 at the age of 40, Frank remembers a brother who embraced support, not pity.


Use the comment form below to begin a discussion about this content.