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Another angel looks down upon us (from JanBsis)

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jeanne harvey
8/6/2010 12:08pm
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For 7 years, my sis, Jan Brockelman (JanB) fought a very courageous battle with dignity and persistence.  She lost that battle last night. Jan was an amazing wife, mother, sister, daughter and friend with a smile that could light up a room.   Jan wanted me to thank each and every one of you for your support, knowledge and guidance through this process.  This board was very special to her and to me.


Keep fighting, learning & laughing. Jan wouldn't want it any other way!










I offer my sincere sympathy to you, other family members and friends of JanB.  A 7 year battle....what a warrior!


Stay Strong

Stage IV 7/05 Liver mets

I am so very sorry for the loss of your sister. I hope your treasured memories will bring you peace.


I'm so sorry for your family's loss. We hoped when we met you that something great would turn this around for your sister at NIH.

I hate this disease and pray for a cure.


I am so sorry to hear this news, and very much appreciate your taking the time to inform us so quickly.  I know it can't be easy to write about it, particularly while the loss is still so fresh. 

Please know that many, many people will hold your family in their thoughts and prayers over the next few days.




I'm so sorry for your loss. Please give my sympathy to her friends and family.

I am so sorry for your families loss. Jan is at peace and with no pain.


I am so sorry.  I have 3 sisters and they mean the world to me.  I am so sorry for her and for you, I am sure she appreciated every moment you were with her.

you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.


I'm so sorry for your loss.

Kellie(from Iowa)

Cancer Sucks. I'm so not done kicking cancers ass!
I have a lot of life left to live

Sisters are very special people ...Sisters will always be sisters..   God Bless,

Jeanne, I am so sorry to hear this news.  I enjoyed meeting you and your sister, just wish it could have been under different circumstances.  She fought so long and hard with you at her side and you mean so  much to her.  Her entire family including her husband and children as well as you are in our thoughts and prayers.

I'm me, not a statistic. Praying to not be one for years yet.

I am so sorry to hear of this news, and really appreiciate you telling us this quickly.  It is so very hard to lose a sibling! She fought a long and hard battle and now is very much at peace.

condolences to you and your whole family and the many friends.


Bonnie Lea

Just Keep on Hanging In

Such sad news and to think she was thinking of us, asking you to thank us at the board.....oh my, I am so humbled. So sorry for your loss.

Vermont_Donna, stage 3

I am very sorry to hear of your loss.  She sounds remarkable, and may her memory be for a blessing.

I am so sorry to hear this news.  I never got to meet Jan, but read her posts for many years.  I too have fought this battle for 7 years.  We often feel such compassion & identification with our friends that we learn about here, that someone's passing is a terrible personal loss.  She was so kind and friendly to those she responded to.  I wish I had known her more but was always pleased to see her name pop up on the board.  My prayers will be with you and your family.



I continue to praise God in this storm, counting my blessings & enjoying my "bonus time!"

I am so sorry for the loss of your sister and would like to send my condolences to you and your family.



I am so sorry for the loss of your sister. My sister has been with me throughout  my battle and I've asked her to post here when I become everyone Warrior Angel. Myt deepest sympathy to you and all who loved her. love, Sharon in Reno, Stage IV

To Thy Own Self Be True & Move Fast When You "Know" You Have To!!

Jeanne, I am so sorry for your loss.  I know you did everything you could to help her.  Praying for you and her family.

Jule (wife of Cal)

Oh, I have slipped the surly bonds of earth and danced the skies on laughter-silvered wings.........put out my hand and touched the face of God.
John Gillespie Magee, Jr