Families who donated their loved one's organs and/or tissue


Andrew – donated his wife’s organs

Andrew’s wife Leslie died aged 63 in 2016, after suffering a fatal seizure.

Rebecca – mother of a child organ donor

Rebecca’s daughter Zara tragically died 15 years ago due to pneumococcal meningitis, aged just 14 months.

Andrew - donated his corneas

After aggressive cancer, Andrew's family were surprised to discover that he could still be a donor. Andrew's corneas were successfully used for transplant, giving someone the gift of sight.

Karis - helped five people

Karis May Darling was just 12 when she died after contracting streptococcal A. Karis’ organs gave the gift of life to five people.

Surinder - donated five organs

In 2009 Surinder Kaur Jagdev, a healthy 60 year old, suffered a sudden brain haemorrhage after a fall. Five of her organs and tissues were donated.