Stroke Life Society

"United In Pursuit Of Living And Helping Others"


Welcome to our Member Story Page!

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~~~ Creative Writings ~~~
 
Click on links below to read some creative and inspirational writings of some of our members.

If you would like to contact any of these survivors or co-survivors, send your request to

survivor@strokelife.org

Please put their name in the subject box of your email.

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~~~ Personal Stories ~~~

 

Click on links below to read our member's personal stories of courage, hope and survival.

If you would like to contact any of these survivors or co-survivors, send your request to

 survivor@strokelife.org

  Please put their name in  the subject box of your email.

 

 

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Name: Dan Malaszczyk
Age: 69
Lives in: Wantagh
Date of Stroke:  September 17, 2010
Type of Stroke: Ischemic
Initial Deficits: Dizziness, Right Sided Weakness, Aphasia


To contact Dan:

Send email to survivor@strokelife.org and be sure to put 'Dan Malaszczyk' in subject text.

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Name: Tara Funk

To contact Tara:

Send email to survivor@strokelife.org and be sure to put 'Tara Funk' in subject text.

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Name:  Will Noon

Age:  49

Lives in:  Oceanside

Occupation:  Custodian

Date of stroke:  3 strokes/ 2 heart attacks at age 6

Type of stroke:  ICH (Intracerebral Hemorrhage) and 2 subsequent ischemic from head injury clots

Initial Deficits:  Right sided paralysis; unable to talk

Improvements: Remarkable!

Co-Survivors: His loving Mom who's strength and unconditional "tough" love taught Will at age 6 to never give up and encouraged him to do what others said he couldn't.  She has since passed but still watching over Will from above.  Will also benefited from the love and attention of older siblings.

To contact Will:

Send email to survivor@strokelife.org and be sure to put 'Will Noon' in subject text.

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