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Widow shows 25 years of dedication to raise $100,000 for Arohanui Hospice

As Daphne Sowerby watched her husband lose a painful fight with cancer, it ignited a desire to repay the hospice that made his few remaining months bearable.

More than 25 years and $100,000 later, she’s squared the debt.

Sowerby, 87, from Feilding, had known Albert since she was 9. He died in 1991, six months after being diagnosed with inoperable throat and lung cancer, prompting her to knit, craft and bake her grief away. Read full story here.

Arohanui Hospice - Palmerston North, New Zealand - KBP_6927 - credit Kevin Bills Photography
Arohanui Hospice - Palmerston North, New Zealand - P_Gallery
Arohanui Hospice - Palmerston North, New Zealand - H_Gallery
Arohanui Hospice - Palmerston North, New Zealand - KBP_6998 - credit Kevin Bills Photography
Arohanui Hospice - Palmerston North, New Zealand - KBP_7057 - credit Kevin Bills Photography