Basser Center for BRCA Fund
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In Honor of Lori Ford Noone

About Your Donation
The Basser Center for BRCA was established at Penn Medicine's Abramson Cancer Center in 2012. It is the first comprehensive center for the research, treatment, and prevention of BRCA-related cancers. All donations made in honor of Lori will go towards BRCA research for breast and ovarian cancers, a cause she was very passionate about. Lori participated in various groundbreaking studies to help with early research efforts of the BRCA gene. Over the past 6 years, research developments and new medicines helped Lori not only live a longer life, but improved her quality of life.

Lori's daughter Maura is a patient at Penn and a member of the Basser Young Leadership Council, which serves as a forum for young adults to become more engaged with the mission of the Basser Center, stay informed about the latest advances in BRCA-related cancer research, and advocate and raise awareness of the Center. Through personal philanthropy and fundraising events, this committed group supports innovative BRCA-related cancer research, patient care, and educational priorities.

If you wish to donate by check, please make checks payable to "Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania" and mail to Basser Center for BRCA Development, 3535 Market Street, Suite 750, Philadelphia, PA 19104. Please remember to write "In memory of Lori Noone" on the memo line of the check.
Donation messages
Dear John, Kaity, Andrew, Maura & Brian, Our hearts go out to all of you. Lori was so beautiful, courageous, loving and strong. God bless her. Thinking of all of you and sending caring thoughts and love. Jeannie Walsh --Mrs. Jeanne Walsh
In honor of and with fond memories of Lori. --Dorry and Rich Kirkpatrick
In loving memory of Mrs. Noone. We were so lucky to know her. Sending all our love to Mr. Noone, Kaity, and Maura. --Caitlin Donahue, Emily and Nolan Taormino, Chelsea & BJ Murren
I was abundently blessed to call Lori and friend and the best cancer mentor - ever! There are countless ways Lori will never be forgotten: her wonderful sense of humor, her Irish laughter, her generosity, her strong faith and love of her family. Lori will be sorely missed! Heartfelt Sympathy to Maura, Brian, Kaity, Andrew and John. --Colleen and Tom Barsanti
Lori lived life to the fullest. She left us her legacy of light, love, joy and hope. We were so richly blessed to have felt her love. Love never dies. --Mark and Maureen Tucker and family
An inspiration to so many, Lori filled the world with grace and kindness, no matter the circumstance. We feel truly blessed to have known her. Much love to John, Kaity and Maura. The Brett Family --Brett Family
Lori lived her life as she will be remembered,,,,, filled with kindness, courage and compassion --Rose and Kevin McCormick
Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. --Joseph, Megan and Julian Diminick
In loving memory of Lori Noone Ford. Your legacy and memory will always live on. --Michael & Emily Bowling
Lori will be missed by many, including me. She was a great friend and always caring, positive and fun. --Jeannie Lynn
Lori, what a blessing too so many. Extending our deepest sympathies and prayers. The Tom French Family --Tom and Rose French
Remembering the unconditional love, support, and guidance Lori so freely shared with my sister and our family. Eternal rest grant unto her and let perpetual light shine upon her. May she rest in peace within the loving embrace of our Lord Jesus Christ. love and prayers, Ed and Dorothy Hilton --The Hilton Family
In loving memory of Lori, her life was an inspiration to all who met her. --Mr. Mike and Mrs. Michele Cherewka
Rest In Peace my friend. You were a bright light and now you are an Angel. --Dean and Karen Shaner
We will always cherish the special times we shared with Lori. We were blessed to have her in our lives. May she Rest In Peace. --Kathy and Mike Ruane
Lori was a beautiful combination of kindness, compassion, courage and strength. She is an inspiration. --Brian and Molly Corbett
In loving memory of Lori Noone. Those we love remain with us always in our hearts and memories. --Megan & Andrew Schneider
In loving memory of Lori, a truly remarkable and inspirational lady. Her friendship was a rare gift and a blessing. We will cherish all our memories of Lori in PA, Cape Cod and CT and all the times our families were together. John, Kaity and Maura, we send our deepest sympathy, hugs and love to you and yours. Joanne, Rob, Courtney and Victoria --Rob & Joanne Reeves and Family
Dear Noone Family, we are lifting you all up in prayer during this difficult time. May you find comfort & peace in the arms of our God and all the wonderful memories you have of Lori. We have such fond memories of your dear family at school & of course, the softball fields. All our love, The Bellows Family --Tim Laurie,Abby, & Hunter Bellows, Amy Bellows Rhykerd & Brian Rhykerd
In loving memory of a truly wonderful person. --Ben and Kathryn Yucha
Lorie was one of those people, who, by their example inspired those of us who knew her to be better people. She and her family were the best of neighbors. We will truly miss her. --Howard and Mary Davison
In loving memory of Lori and her generous spirit. --Weronika Pleban
To a very dear friend who has left a lasting impression. You will be dearly missed. Sending our condolences to John, Maura, and Kaity and extended family --Diane and Joe Navin
In memory of Lori. We are so sorry for your loss of such a wonderful wife and mother and her life beautifully lived. --Kate & Pat Brier
In memory of Lori, a truly remarkable woman - Jeff and Dorothy Peters --Mr. Jeffrey Peters
In memory of Lori. We are so very sorry for your loss. Sending prayers to you all! --Noble & Jule Quandel
In memory of my beautiful, dear friend. I will miss you forever. Love, Laura --Laura Norod
Dear Maura and family, Sending our deepest sympathy to you during this very difficult time. Praying for all of you. --Claudia Imperati
In loving memory of Aunt Lori, a beautiful person and a true inspiration. Love, Clare and Pat --Clare and Patrick Gartlan
Sending support to the family in these difficult times. Thinking of you. --Ms. Karen Pohlmann
Thoughts and prayers, from your Brookdale family. --The Brookdale Group
I learned of Lori's struggle against cancer and her passing through her sister-in-law, Brigid, who is my dear friend and co-worker. Based on all that Brigid has shared with me about Lori and her lovely family, I have developed great admiration for this strong and caring woman. Her life is a lesson in courage and determination to live life to its fullest. --Judy La Pointe
We are so sorry for all of you in losing Lori. She was truly a beautiful person and a fighter. We will always remember the times we spent together with joy! With our love and prayers - Karen and Glenn --Mr. Glenn & Karen Cestaro
In memory of our beloved Aunt. --Kathleen, Jason and Jack Weimer
So very sorry to hear of Lori's passing. May your memories bring you comfort. --Kathleen Police
We are thinking of you & your family through this hard time. Love, Jenna, Matt & Tyler --Jenna & Matt Stevens
My heart breaks for your family. Lori was such a lovely neighbor and person. I never saw her without a smile. Beautiful inside and out. A life well-lived. Heaven has for sure gained an angel.. --Lynne Esposito
I'm very sorry for your loss. Thinking of your family This is beautiful way to honor your mother by helping others. --Angela Davidow
In memory of Lori and a life so beautifully lived. --Bryn Mawr Trust Company
In memory of Aunt Lori, whose grace, courage, and humor were so inspiring. All my love, Lil --Elizabeth McCormick
How lucky am I to have met your mom in our favorite place on earth, Maura. May your beautiful memories together bring all of you comfort and peace. --Caroline Rende
In memory of Lori, a wonderful friend that we had the fortune to have in our lives. Our love to the Noone family- Vickie & Larry Dodge --Vickie & Larry Dodge
My heart goes out to the Noone's, an amazing family, and to Lori who was a wonderful friend to my mom :) --Mrs. Amy Puron
In memory of our loving wife and mom. Love, John, Kaity, Andrew, Maura and Brian --John Noone
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