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In Memoriam CF Foundation Honors the Legacy of Joe O’Donnell

The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation mourns the passing of long-standing CF community champion and philanthropic leader who helped to raise more than $500 million toward the CF cause.

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In Memoriam CF Foundation Mourns Loss of Frank Deford

The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation today mourns the passing of legendary sports journalist Frank Deford, whose young daughter Alex lost her fight to CF in 1980, and who served as chair of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation's Board of Trustees from 1982-1999. 

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About the CF Foundation | In Memoriam Mary Weiss, Trailblazer in the Fight Against CF, Dies at 77

As a mother of three sons with cystic fibrosis, Mary along with her husband, Harry, was determined to do all she could to find a cure.

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