"Threads of Love" Donor Memorial Quilt: Quilt 3
Emily Marie Katzaman
Emily was a very bright, smart little girl.
She was always very helpful and always had a smile on her face. That smile is what everyone remembers most about her.
She was a straight A student and in 4th grade at the time of her sudden passing. She was learning how to play the clarinet and was helping a kindergarten student learn how to read.
Emily has three siblings. Her brother Tim is 9 years old, her sister, Elyse is 2 ½ years old and her baby brother, Tristan, whom she never met here on earth, is 6 months old.
Emily died from bacterial meningitis. It hit her suddenly. I will never know why I decided to donate her organs. I knew nothing about organ donation. But, I am so glad I did. I have been in contact with one of her recipients, who is very grateful for his second chance at life. I know it makes us fell as though a part of Emily still lives on.
As you see her picture on the quilt, may her spirit touch you and her sun-shiney smile bring you warmth.
Love you and miss you always,
Mommy, Daddy BB, Tim, Elyse and Tristan
Gram & Pop Pop Tom Rutt
Gram Elaine & Pop Pop Dretuck
Nanny & Pappy Fisher