Honouring Noah's memory
FALL RIVER: Noah Llewellyn left a lasting impression on anyone that knew him with his charm, including his friends at Georges P. Vanier Junior High in Fall River.
Now those same friends have passed that impression onto those who helped Noah through his toughest times as he battled cancer during the past three years at the IWK Pediatric Oncology Unit. He passed away on Dec. 7, 2014 at his home surrounded by family.
The 12 friends—most Grade 8 students like him—that were close to 14-year-old Noah raised $1,200 for the Pediatric Oncology Unit to show their appreciation to the staff for what they did to help their friend. The money was raised in a two week span.
Mat Yhard said they did the fundraisers, which included selling blue ribbons—blue was Noah’s favourite colour; a raffle draw with several prizes. Some blue ribbons, but only bigger, were attached to power poles along Hig...