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May 12, 2017 | City of Hope
Catherine “Kate” Gonzales, B.S.N, R.N., was driving to the market recently when a delivery truck stopped in front of her. The driver ran out and over to Gonzales' car. “You’re the nurse that took care of my daughter,” she said. “You probably don’t remember me, but you were so important to me and to how I coped. I just wanted to thank you.”