SA Service of Remembrance 2015
L-R: DonateLife SA Donation Medical Specialist Dr Alex Wurm; Heart Transplant Recipient Rick Holman; Susan Richards whose Mum Lesley donated her corneas in 2014; Paul Schumi whose wife Rita became an organ and tissue donor in 2014; and Gail McMillan who has received two donated corneas.
MC Michael Smyth, ABC 891 ‘Drive’ Presenter.
Speaker Paul Schumi whose wife Rita became an organ and tissue donor in 2014 – transforming the lives of seven people.
DL SA Donation Medical Specialist Dr Alex Wurm.
Kaurna Elder Uncle Lewis O’Brien who provided the Welcome to Country at the Service of Remembrance.
Heart Transplant Recipient Rick Holman spoke at the Service.
SA Donation and Transplantation staff were introduced at the SA Service of Remembrance.
Rick Holman and Paul Schumi lit the remembrance candles at the SA Service.
Gail McMillan has received two donated corneas and spoke of her transplant journey at the SA Service.
Susan Richards, whose Mum Lesley became a corneal donor in 2014, spoke at the SA Service.
Some of the crowd mingling for a chat and refreshments in the Piper Pavilion at Prince Alfred College after the SA DonateLife Service of Remembrance.
DonateLife SA Volunteer Sharrin Morris contributed to the Transplant Australia Donor Family Quilt which was displayed at the SA Service of Remembrance.