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Who is Landra Gould? US senator Harry Reid survived by wife of 62 years [Video]

Former US senator Harry Reid passed away on Tuesday (28 December 2021) at age 82. Condolences from Obama in remembrance of Reid now has readers curious about his personal life – he is survived by his wife Landra Gould and five children.

Harry Reid, best known as Nevada’s representative in the US Congress for over three decades, passed away on Tuesday due to pancreatic cancer in his home in Henderson, Nevada.

In 2018, the Senate majority leader underwent surgery for the cancer at John Hopkins Cancer Center after a tumour was discovered. A year later, a New York Times interview revealed that the then 79-year-old was “unable to move without the aid of a walker.”

Two months later, CNN reported that Reid was in remission thanks to early detection and chemotherapy.

President Biden shared a tribute, mentioning his history as a boxer-turned politician, while Obama uploaded a moving letter he wrote to Reid upon hearing about …

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PanCAN PurpleStride 2023 Kickoff [Video]

During this PanCAN PurpleStride 2023 Kickoff Event, you’ll hear inspiring stories from fellow PurpleStride participants and learn useful tips on how to boost your fundraising.  PanCAN’s Vice President of Volunteer Field Relations & Engagement Kevin Sims and Joelle Hervis, Affiliate Chair of PanCAN’s Broward/Palm Beach volunteer network host a fun and informative session that is sure to fire up your passion for fighting pancreatic cancer. This virtual event aired on January 24, 2023. ################ Do you know someone diagnosed with pancreatic cancer? The expert Patient Services case managers at PanCAN partner with patients and families at every step, offering free, personalized information and resources. Call 877-2-PANCAN, email patientservices@pancan.org or visit http://pcan.at/pty. Associates are available Monday – Friday, 7 a.m. – 5 p.m. PT. ################ CONNECT WITH USWEBSITE: http://pcan.at/PCFACEBOOK: http://facebook.com/pancanTWITTER: http://twitter.com/pancanINSTAGRAM: http://instagram.com/pancanYOUTUBE: https://youtube.com/StopPancreaticCancer ################ ABOUT PANCREATIC CANCER ACTION NETWORK The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network’s (PanCAN) vision is to create a world in which all patients with pancreatic cancer will thrive. Our mission is to take bold action to improve the lives of everyone impacted by pancreatic cancer by advancing scientific research, building community, sharing knowledge, and advocating for patients.