04/28/2011 05:45 pm ET Updated Jun 28, 2011

Organ Donor Honored At Loyola University Medical Center

Cynthia Blakemore did it in her father's memory.

Blakemore's father died seven years ago after spending two years on dialysis. She spent many hours by his side while the dialysis machines did their work, and she said the experience gave her perspective on the issues faced by those suffering from kidney failure.

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