Juneau resident: Since 1976.
Family: Husband, Jim; and kids, Autumn, 39, Jason, 33, Lindsay, 32, and Mikael, 24.
Hobbies: Travel, cooking, reading and hanging out with grandkids.
Occupation: Retired, Department of Education.
Kind: Cervical and breast cancer.
Years surviving: 22.
Diagnosed: Cervical cancer 1987, breast cancer 2005.
Quote: "Life is short. Do your best, enjoy what you love every day and don't stress about the little stuff."
To be featured as a cancer survivor during the month of October, contact Neighbors editor Kim Andree at 523-2272 or firstname.lastname@example.org.