Jeff’s Gift: One Family’s Journey to Organ Donation


Pat Loder shares the story of her family’s decision to donate their son Jeff’s organs after he tragically passed away in 2016. Her belief in the importance of giving to others, especially in the midst of loss, is a poignant reminder that we all have the power save a life by choosing to become organ donors.

 

This interview was conducted by Robyn Lush, communications specialist with Eastern Health, and videotaped and edited by Phil Simms, graphic designer/photographer with Eastern Health.

11 responses to “Jeff’s Gift: One Family’s Journey to Organ Donation

  1. My brother is currently waiting for a lung transplant. You story has touched me deeply. There are earth angels. You and your family can proudly join that group.

  2. What an amazing, beautiful selfless family! Your son/brother, Jeff’s organs are keeping other people alive! What a gift!!! May God bless you all & may He continue to give you strength!

  3. This is a terrific story. My heart goes out to this Mother and Jeff’s family. What a selfless thing to do. Heartwarming.

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