Remembering Alec

After a successful heart surgery at U of M Hospital in Ann Arbor on June 20, Alec Anson didn't wake up. For unknown reasons his brain began swelling uncontrollably, causing severe damage. Alec died at 2:59 PM on June 23, 2006, at the age of 16. His life touched many. Alec was an organ donor. Even in his death he was able to bring hope and life to others. This blog was designed to bring healing and comfort to those closest to Alec. Please post your comments accordingly!

Saturday, June 24, 2006

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FOR THE COMPLETE STORY OF ALEC'S FINAL DAYS AT THE HOSPITAL AND INFO ABOUT THE FUNERAL CLICK HERE or HERE.

Toledo Blade Obitiuary

5 Comments:

Anonymous Anonymous said...

It is very sad when we loose a young person. Words can't express what I feel for this family.

7:56 AM  
Blogger mallary_ann said...

i still can't even imagine what it's gonna be like without Alec at the thanksgiving gathering at busia's. but he's in an amazing place and that's good enough for me. i love his whole family and him.

6:38 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Sometimes when i think about all of this ...it just feels lke a dream...but i can wish that it was.
I am very happy that Alec is stress and pain free now. But i am going to miss him soo very much and i cant wait for the day that i get to see him and his smiling face again!...Al bud...i love you bro..
<3MorganSteck

6:17 PM  
Blogger Kristina Schaivone said...

i hink n think bout this n i think how can this be possible.... i jus cant imagine alec.... i though it would never happen now it does i cant believe i cry n cry n cry but i no cryin wont bring him bakk but he is in my heart forever... luv u alec ur a good friend n u like a brother to me luv ya

5:00 PM  
Anonymous Ashley (Alec's Aunt) said...

I Grew up with alec, he used to come over alot when we were kids he was like another brother to me, we could talk about anything and everything. i found out about all of this while i was in iowa saying goodbye to my grandpa whom passed away shortly after alec. alec will be missed so much.

3:40 PM  

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