Drift for Marcelo: A Fund Raising Event
Marcelo, Roberts son, was born prematurely. He had Cerebral Palsy, had a shunt, and had a lot of other complications. He was living in pain. Doctors said that he would be lucky if he goes past 12 years old.
Dec 27, 2009, he had difficulty of breathing. Robert took him to the hospital, they had no significant findings and sent them home.
Dec 30, 2009, he had severe difficulty of breathing again. Robert had to give him cpr, but unfortunately he did not make it. He passed away at the early age of 12. Autopsy reported cause of death to be pneumonia.
His funeral services will be on Thursday, Jan 7, 2010.
Thanks to the help of Willow Springs International Raceway, we are raising funds to help out Marcelo’s family.
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