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Katelyn Shaver, 20, right, holds the hand of her mother, Kelly Shaver-Hayman, 53, Monday, Oct. 14, 2013 at the Petrucelli residence in Golden Gate Estates, Fla. Shaver-Harmon, a former caseworker at St. Matthew's House and 1978 graduate of Naples High School, has a dying wish -- she wants to save her son's home from foreclosure so her 20-year-old daughter and grandson have some comfort in their lives. In January, 2012, Kelly Shaver-Hayman's son, Justin Petrucelli was the Big Corkscrew firefighter who died from injuries after he was struck from behind by a colleague on his motorcycle. The family agreed the girlfriend could stay in the home if she made the mortgage payments, which she did not. The bank started foreclosure proceedings. Kelly, in the meantime, had some pains in her ribs and simply thought it was her then one-year-old grandson kicking her each time being carried. When the pain didn't stop, she went to the emergency room at NCH Downtown Naples Hospital on Thanksgiving Day, last year. After tests she was told she had advanced lung cancer and despite being diagnosed as terminal, is currently going through chemotherapy to prolong life as much as possible. In the meantime she is pleading with the community to make her final wish come true in raising over $134,000 needed to pay the bank. Katelyn received the tattoo on her birthday following the death of her brother. Kelly paid for the tattoo, in a single session sitting, as a gift which totaled around $180. 'I want to eventually get a full tattoo sleeve focused around memorializing Justin,' Katelyn said.

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Corey Perrine/Staff Katelyn Shaver, 20, right, holds the hand of her mother, Kelly Shaver-Hayman, 53, Monday, Oct. 14, 2013 at the Petrucelli residence in Golden Gate Estates, Fla. Shaver-Harmon, a former caseworker at St. Matthew's House and 1978 graduate of Naples High School, has a dying wish -- she wants to save her son's home from foreclosure so her 20-year-old daughter and grandson have some comfort in their lives. In January, 2012, Kelly Shaver-Hayman's son, Justin Petrucelli was the Big Corkscrew firefighter who died from injuries after he was struck from behind by a colleague on his motorcycle. The family agreed the girlfriend could stay in the home if she made the mortgage payments, which she did not. The bank started foreclosure proceedings. Kelly, in the meantime, had some pains in her ribs and simply thought it was her then one-year-old grandson kicking her each time being carried. When the pain didn't stop, she went to the emergency room at NCH Downtown Naples Hospital on Thanksgiving Day, last year. After tests she was told she had advanced lung cancer and despite being diagnosed as terminal, is currently going through chemotherapy to prolong life as much as possible. In the meantime she is pleading with the community to make her final wish come true in raising over $134,000 needed to pay the bank. Katelyn received the tattoo on her birthday following the death of her brother. Kelly paid for the tattoo, in a single session sitting, as a gift which totaled around $180. "I want to eventually get a full tattoo sleeve focused around memorializing Justin," Katelyn said.

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Kelly Shaver-Hayman is comforted by her daughter, Katelyn Shaver, 20, after getting off work from Red Lobster where she bartends Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013 at the Shaver-Hayman residence in Naples, Fla. Shaver-Harmon, a former caseworker at St. Matthew's House and 1978 graduate of Naples High School, has a dying wish -- she wants to save her son's home from foreclosure so her 20-year-old daughter and grandson have some comfort in their lives. In January, 2012, Kelly Shaver-Hayman's son, Justin Petrucelli was the Big Corkscrew firefighter who died from injuries after he was struck from behind by a colleague on his motorcycle. The family agreed the girlfriend could stay in the home if she made the mortgage payments, which she did not. The bank started foreclosure proceedings. Kelly, in the meantime, had some pains in her ribs and simply thought it was her then one-year-old grandson kicking her each time being carried. When the pain didn't stop, she went to the emergency room at NCH Downtown Naples Hospital on Thanksgiving Day, last year. After tests she was told she had advanced lung cancer and despite being diagnosed as terminal, is currently going through chemotherapy to prolong life as much as possible. In the meantime she is pleading with the community to make her final wish come true in raising over $134,000 needed to pay the bank. 'The biggest life lesson I've learned from her is to always be strong,' Katelyn said. 'She's the strongest person I've ever known. She's always been a strong mom, worked hard, provided for her family and even if she made mistakes,  she'd always overcome them -- I'm so very grateful she's my mom, she's my rock.'
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Kelly Shaver-Hayman, from right, kisses her grandson Isiah Eloi, 2, while Kelly's husband, Stan Hayman, looks on and daughter Katelyn Shaver photographs Monday, Oct. 14, 2013 at the Petrucelli residence in Golden Gate Estates, Fla. Shaver-Harmon, a former caseworker at St. Matthew's House and 1978 graduate of Naples High School, has a dying wish -- she wants to save her son's home from foreclosure so her 20-year-old daughter and grandson have some comfort in their lives. In January, 2012, Kelly Shaver-Hayman's son, Justin Petrucelli, was the Big Corkscrew firefighter who died from injuries after he was struck from behind by a colleague on his motorcycle. The family agreed the girlfriend could stay in the home if she made the mortgage payments, which she did not. The bank started foreclosure proceedings. Kelly, in the meantime, had some pains in her ribs and simply thought it was her then one-year-old grandson kicking her each time being carried. When the pain didn't stop, she went to the emergency room at NCH Downtown Naples Hospital on Thanksgiving Day, last year. After tests she was told she had advanced lung cancer and despite being diagnosed as terminal, is currently going through chemotherapy to prolong life as much as possible. In the meantime, she is pleading with the community to make her final wish come true in raising over $134,000 needed to pay the bank. The three were documenting the moment after all had shaved their heads, the two males in support of Kelly's hair falling out from chemotherapy. Kelly and Stan have been married since 1998.
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Isiah Eloi, 2, smiles at his 'Nana,' Kelly Shaver-Hayman, while bathing Monday, Oct. 14, 2013 at the Petrucelli residence in Golden Gate Estates, Fla. Shaver-Harmon, a former caseworker at St. Matthew's House and 1978 graduate of Naples High School, has a dying wish -- she wants to save her son's home from foreclosure so her 20-year-old daughter and grandson have some comfort in their lives. In January, 2012, Kelly Shaver-Hayman's son, Justin Petrucelli was the Big Corkscrew firefighter who died from injuries after he was struck from behind by a colleague on his motorcycle. The family agreed the girlfriend could stay in the home if she made the mortgage payments, which she did not. The bank started foreclosure proceedings. Kelly, in the meantime, had some pains in her ribs and simply thought it was her then one-year-old grandson kicking her each time being carried. When the pain didn't stop, she went to the emergency room at NCH Downtown Naples Hospital on Thanksgiving Day, last year. After tests she was told she had advanced lung cancer and despite being diagnosed as terminal, is currently going through chemotherapy to prolong life as much as possible. In the meantime she is pleading with the community to make her final wish come true in raising over $134,000 needed to pay the bank. 'It's amazing, I couldn't ask for a better grandma,' Katelyn said of her mother. 'When she saw Isiah the first time she couldn't be without him.'
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A program from the memorial service of Justin Petrucelli Jan. 4, 2012 sits on Kelly Shaver-Hayman's dresser Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013 at the Shaver-Hayman residence in Naples, Fla. Shaver-Harmon, a former caseworker at St. Matthew's House and 1978 graduate of Naples High School, has a dying wish -- she wants to save her son's home from foreclosure so her 20-year-old daughter and grandson have some comfort in their lives. In January, 2012, Kelly Shaver-Hayman's son, Justin Petrucelli was the Big Corkscrew firefighter who died from injuries after he was struck from behind by a colleague on his motorcycle. The family agreed the girlfriend could stay in the home if she made the mortgage payments, which she did not. The bank started foreclosure proceedings. Kelly, in the meantime, had some pains in her ribs and simply thought it was her then one-year-old grandson kicking her each time being carried. When the pain didn't stop, she went to the emergency room at NCH Downtown Naples Hospital on Thanksgiving Day, last year. After tests she was told she had advanced lung cancer and despite being diagnosed as terminal, is currently going through chemotherapy to prolong life as much as possible. In the meantime she is pleading with the community to make her final wish come true in raising over $134,000 needed to pay the bank. Petrucelli died four days before his 26th birthday. He is buried at Naples Memorial Gardens. The family decided to bury him over cremation since he dedicated his life to fighting fires. 'I always looked up to him, my dad wasn't always in the picture,' Katelyn Shaver, his sister said. 'He was my male figure, the one I looked up to. I wanted him to walk me down the aisle on my wedding day.'
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Keeping on a smile, Kelly Shaver-Hayman is prepared for blood work and looking at vital signs before chemotherapy by Kasey Koch, a medical assistant, Monday, Oct. 14, 2013 at Florida Cancer Specialists in Naples, Fla. Kelly attends chemo weekly and will be tired from it's affects the following three days sleeping more than other days in the week. Shaver-Harmon, a former caseworker at St. Matthew's House and 1978 graduate of Naples High School, has a dying wish -- she wants to save her son's home from foreclosure so her 20-year-old daughter and grandson have some comfort in their lives. In January, 2012, Kelly Shaver-Hayman's son, Justin Petrucelli was the Big Corkscrew firefighter who died from injuries after he was struck from behind by a colleague on his motorcycle. The family agreed the girlfriend could stay in the home if she made the mortgage payments, which she did not. The bank started foreclosure proceedings. Kelly, in the meantime, had some pains in her ribs and simply thought it was her then one-year-old grandson kicking her each time being carried. When the pain didn't stop, she went to the emergency room at NCH Downtown Naples Hospital on Thanksgiving Day, last year. After tests she was told she had advanced lung cancer and despite being diagnosed as terminal, is currently going through chemotherapy to prolong life as much as possible. In the meantime she is pleading with the community to make her final wish come true in raising over $134,000 needed to pay the bank.
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Katelyn Shaver, back left, rubs Kelly Shaver-Hayman's ribs, the area causing the most pain, while Isiah Eloi, 2, left, her son eats and Stan Hayman looks on during lunch Monday, Oct. 14, 2013 at the Petrucelli residence in Golden Gate Estates, Fla. On the table is a flag flown in honor of Justin's service. Kelly does her best with Stan to visit a couple times a week. 'she asks me to do that (rub near her ribs) a lot,' Katelyn said. 'She has shortness of breath and it relieves her temporarily (from the pain).' Shaver-Harmon, a former caseworker at St. Matthew's House and 1978 graduate of Naples High School, has a dying wish -- she wants to save her son's home from foreclosure so her 20-year-old daughter and grandson have some comfort in their lives. In January, 2012, Kelly Shaver-Hayman's son, Justin Petrucelli was the Big Corkscrew firefighter who died from injuries after he was struck from behind by a colleague on his motorcycle. The family agreed the girlfriend could stay in the home if she made the mortgage payments, which she did not. The bank started foreclosure proceedings. Kelly, in the meantime, had some pains in her ribs and simply thought it was her then one-year-old grandson kicking her each time being carried. When the pain didn't stop, she went to the emergency room at NCH Downtown Naples Hospital on Thanksgiving Day, last year. After tests she was told she had advanced lung cancer and despite being diagnosed as terminal, is currently going through chemotherapy to prolong life as much as possible. In the meantime she is pleading with the community to make her final wish come true in raising over $134,000 needed to pay the bank.
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Katelyn Shaver, hands a bag forgotten by her step-father, Stan Hayman, while her son Isiah Eloi, 2, right, is seen near the door and pit bull, Mya, 1, runs around the yard Monday, Oct. 14, 2013 at the Petrucelli residence in Golden Gate Estates, Fla. 'Isiah was young when Justin passed, he just turned one year old,' Katelyn said. 'He knows Justin by his picture and calls him 'Juju.' Sometimes he calls home Juju's house.' Stan wears a t-shirt in Justin's memory.
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Kelly Shaver-Hayman comforts her grandson, Isiah Eloi, 2, after he accidentally bumped his head in their home Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013 at the Shaver-Hayman residence in Naples, Fla. Shaver-Harmon, a former caseworker at St. Matthew's House and 1978 graduate of Naples High School, has a dying wish -- she wants to save her son's home from foreclosure so her 20-year-old daughter and grandson have some comfort in their lives. In January, 2012, Kelly Shaver-Hayman's son, Justin Petrucelli was the Big Corkscrew firefighter who died from injuries after he was struck from behind by a colleague on his motorcycle. The family agreed the girlfriend could stay in the home if she made the mortgage payments, which she did not. The bank started foreclosure proceedings. Kelly, in the meantime, had some pains in her ribs and simply thought it was her then one-year-old grandson kicking her each time being carried. When the pain didn't stop, she went to the emergency room at NCH Downtown Naples Hospital on Thanksgiving Day, last year. After tests she was told she had advanced lung cancer and despite being diagnosed as terminal, is currently going through chemotherapy to prolong life as much as possible. In the meantime she is pleading with the community to make her final wish come true in raising over $134,000 needed to pay the bank. 'She wishes she was better so she could do all the things she used to, she just can't keep up with Isiah anymore,' Katelyn said. 'It really hurts her, it really does. I don't know what I'd do without her.'
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A drawer of pills are seen as Stan Hayman finds medication to treat nausea for Kelly Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013 at the Shaver-Hayman residence in Naples, Fla. Medications range for Kelly, the highest being Dilaudid, used to treat moderate to severe chronic pain. Shaver-Harmon, a former caseworker at St. Matthew's House and 1978 graduate of Naples High School, has a dying wish -- she wants to save her son's home from foreclosure so her 20-year-old daughter and grandson have some comfort in their lives. In January, 2012, Kelly Shaver-Hayman's son, Justin Petrucelli was the Big Corkscrew firefighter who died from injuries after he was struck from behind by a colleague on his motorcycle. The family agreed the girlfriend could stay in the home if she made the mortgage payments, which she did not. The bank started foreclosure proceedings. Kelly, in the meantime, had some pains in her ribs and simply thought it was her then one-year-old grandson kicking her each time being carried. When the pain didn't stop, she went to the emergency room at NCH Downtown Naples Hospital on Thanksgiving Day, last year. After tests she was told she had advanced lung cancer and despite being diagnosed as terminal, is currently going through chemotherapy to prolong life as much as possible. In the meantime she is pleading with the community to make her final wish come true in raising over $134,000 needed to pay the bank.
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Katelyn Shaver, 20, right, holds the hand of her mother, Kelly Shaver-Hayman, 53, Monday, Oct. 14, 2013 at the Petrucelli residence in Golden Gate Estates, Fla. Shaver-Harmon, a former caseworker at St. Matthew's House and 1978 graduate of Naples High School, has a dying wish -- she wants to save her son's home from foreclosure so her 20-year-old daughter and grandson have some comfort in their lives. In January, 2012, Kelly Shaver-Hayman's son, Justin Petrucelli was the Big Corkscrew firefighter who died from injuries after he was struck from behind by a colleague on his motorcycle. The family agreed the girlfriend could stay in the home if she made the mortgage payments, which she did not. The bank started foreclosure proceedings. Kelly, in the meantime, had some pains in her ribs and simply thought it was her then one-year-old grandson kicking her each time being carried. When the pain didn't stop, she went to the emergency room at NCH Downtown Naples Hospital on Thanksgiving Day, last year. After tests she was told she had advanced lung cancer and despite being diagnosed as terminal, is currently going through chemotherapy to prolong life as much as possible. In the meantime she is pleading with the community to make her final wish come true in raising over $134,000 needed to pay the bank. Katelyn received the tattoo on her birthday following the death of her brother. Kelly paid for the tattoo, in a single session sitting, as a gift which totaled around $180. 'I want to eventually get a full tattoo sleeve focused around memorializing Justin,' Katelyn said.
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Kelly Shaver-Hayman eats lunch while her husband, Stan Hayman, tends to their grandson, Isiah Eloi, 2, Monday, Oct. 14, 2013 at the Petrucelli residence in Golden Gate Estates, Fla. Kelly tries to keep up with food because of weight loss during chemotherapy treatments, a common side affect. This is Kelly's second bout with cancer the first was breast cancer she defeated and was in remission since 1996. The poem on the wall was written by Katelyn to her boyfriend Alex Eloi and has been up for a week. Ketelyn says she writes poems spontaneously. However, she texts her mom daily encouragement to stay strong. 'I don't go a day without talking to her,' Katelyn said. Shaver-Harmon, a former caseworker at St. Matthew's House and 1978 graduate of Naples High School, has a dying wish -- she wants to save her son's home from foreclosure so her 20-year-old daughter and grandson have some comfort in their lives. In January, 2012, Kelly Shaver-Hayman's son, Justin Petrucelli was the Big Corkscrew firefighter who died from injuries after he was struck from behind by a colleague on his motorcycle. The family agreed the girlfriend could stay in the home if she made the mortgage payments, which she did not. The bank started foreclosure proceedings. Kelly, in the meantime, had some pains in her ribs and simply thought it was her then one-year-old grandson kicking her each time being carried. When the pain didn't stop, she went to the emergency room at NCH Downtown Naples Hospital on Thanksgiving Day, last year. After tests she was told she had advanced lung cancer and despite being diagnosed as terminal, is currently going through chemotherapy to prolong life as much as possible. In the meantime she is pleading with the community to make her final wish come true in raising over $134,000 needed to pay the bank.
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Kelly Shaver-Hayman is comforted by her daughter, Katelyn Shaver, 20, after getting off work from Red Lobster where she bar tends Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013 at the Shaver-Hayman residence in Naples, Fla. Shaver-Harmon, a former caseworker at St. Matthew's House and 1978 graduate of Naples High School, has a dying wish -- she wants to save her son's home from foreclosure so her 20-year-old daughter and grandson have some comfort in their lives. In January, 2012, Kelly Shaver-Hayman's son, Justin Petrucelli was the Big Corkscrew firefighter who died from injuries after he was struck from behind by a colleague on his motorcycle. The family agreed the girlfriend could stay in the home if she made the mortgage payments, which she did not. The bank started foreclosure proceedings. Kelly, in the meantime, had some pains in her ribs and simply thought it was her then one-year-old grandson kicking her each time being carried. When the pain didn't stop, she went to the emergency room at NCH Downtown Naples Hospital on Thanksgiving Day, last year. After tests she was told she had advanced lung cancer and despite being diagnosed as terminal, is currently going through chemotherapy to prolong life as much as possible. In the meantime she is pleading with the community to make her final wish come true in raising over $134,000 needed to pay the bank. 'The biggest life lesson I've learned from her is to always be strong,' Katelyn said. 'She's the strongest person I've ever known. She's always been a strong mom, worked hard, provided for her family and even if she made mistakes,  she'd always overcome them -- I'm so very grateful she's my mom, she's my rock.'
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To support Kelly Shaver-Hayman, Isiah Eloi, 2, center, and Stan Hayman, left, have their hair shaved off by Linda Morgan, top, Monday, Oct. 14, 2013 at the Petrucelli residence in Golden Gate Estates, Fla. Shaver-Harmon, a former caseworker at St. Matthew's House and 1978 graduate of Naples High School, has a dying wish -- she wants to save her son's home from foreclosure so her 20-year-old daughter and grandson have some comfort in their lives. In January, 2012, Kelly Shaver-Hayman's son, Justin Petrucelli was the Big Corkscrew firefighter who died from injuries after he was struck from behind by a colleague on his motorcycle. The family agreed the girlfriend could stay in the home if she made the mortgage payments, which she did not. The bank started foreclosure proceedings. Kelly, in the meantime, had some pains in her ribs and simply thought it was her then one-year-old grandson kicking her each time being carried. When the pain didn't stop, she went to the emergency room at NCH Downtown Naples Hospital on Thanksgiving Day, last year. After tests she was told she had advanced lung cancer and despite being diagnosed as terminal, is currently going through chemotherapy to prolong life as much as possible. In the meantime she is pleading with the community to make her final wish come true in raising over $134,000 needed to pay the bank.
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Kelly Shaver-Hayman, left, speaks with her mother Helen Shaver, 84, poolside Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013 at the Shaver-Hayman residence in Naples, Fla. Being the only girl with three brothers, Kelly shares a close bond with her mom. Shaver-Harmon, a former caseworker at St. Matthew's House and 1978 graduate of Naples High School, has a dying wish -- she wants to save her son's home from foreclosure so her 20-year-old daughter and grandson have some comfort in their lives. In January, 2012, Kelly Shaver-Hayman's son, Justin Petrucelli was the Big Corkscrew firefighter who died from injuries after he was struck from behind by a colleague on his motorcycle. The family agreed the girlfriend could stay in the home if she made the mortgage payments, which she did not. The bank started foreclosure proceedings. Kelly, in the meantime, had some pains in her ribs and simply thought it was her then one-year-old grandson kicking her each time being carried. When the pain didn't stop, she went to the emergency room at NCH Downtown Naples Hospital on Thanksgiving Day, last year. After tests she was told she had advanced lung cancer and despite being diagnosed as terminal, is currently going through chemotherapy to prolong life as much as possible. In the meantime she is pleading with the community to make her final wish come true in raising over $134,000 needed to pay the bank.
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Isiah Eloi, 2, takes a bath Monday, Oct. 14, 2013 at the Petrucelli residence in Golden Gate Estates, Fla. Shaver-Harmon, a former caseworker at St. Matthew's House and 1978 graduate of Naples High School, has a dying wish -- she wants to save her son's home from foreclosure so her 20-year-old daughter and grandson have some comfort in their lives. In January, 2012, Kelly Shaver-Hayman's son, Justin Petrucelli was the Big Corkscrew firefighter who died from injuries after he was struck from behind by a colleague on his motorcycle. The family agreed the girlfriend could stay in the home if she made the mortgage payments, which she did not. The bank started foreclosure proceedings. Kelly, in the meantime, had some pains in her ribs and simply thought it was her then one-year-old grandson kicking her each time being carried. When the pain didn't stop, she went to the emergency room at NCH Downtown Naples Hospital on Thanksgiving Day, last year. After tests she was told she had advanced lung cancer and despite being diagnosed as terminal, is currently going through chemotherapy to prolong life as much as possible. In the meantime she is pleading with the community to make her final wish come true in raising over $134,000 needed to pay the bank.
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Kelly Shaver-Hayman receives a haircut from Linda Morgan, a relative, while watching her grandson Isiah Eloi, left, and her daughter, Ketelyn Shaver, right, Monday, Oct. 14, 2013 at the Petrucelli residence in Golden Gate Estates, Fla. Shaver-Harmon, a former caseworker at St. Matthew's House and 1978 graduate of Naples High School, has a dying wish -- she wants to save her son's home from foreclosure so her 20-year-old daughter and grandson have some comfort in their lives. In January, 2012, Kelly Shaver-Hayman's son, Justin Petrucelli was the Big Corkscrew firefighter who died from injuries after he was struck from behind by a colleague on his motorcycle. The family agreed the girlfriend could stay in the home if she made the mortgage payments, which she did not. The bank started foreclosure proceedings. Kelly, in the meantime, had some pains in her ribs and simply thought it was her then one-year-old grandson kicking her each time being carried. When the pain didn't stop, she went to the emergency room at NCH Downtown Naples Hospital on Thanksgiving Day, last year. After tests she was told she had advanced lung cancer and despite being diagnosed as terminal, is currently going through chemotherapy to prolong life as much as possible. In the meantime she is pleading with the community to make her final wish come true in raising over $134,000 needed to pay the bank.
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Kelly Shaver-Hayman sleeps while her grandson Isiah Eloi, 2, leaves the room Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013 at the Shaver-Hayman residence in Naples, Fla. Shaver-Harmon will sleep for hours at a time because of the treatments from chemotherapy. Shaver-Harmon, a former caseworker at St. Matthew's House and 1978 graduate of Naples High School, has a dying wish -- she wants to save her son's home from foreclosure so her 20-year-old daughter and grandson have some comfort in their lives. In January, 2012, Kelly Shaver-Hayman's son, Justin Petrucelli was the Big Corkscrew firefighter who died from injuries after he was struck from behind by a colleague on his motorcycle. The family agreed the girlfriend could stay in the home if she made the mortgage payments, which she did not. The bank started foreclosure proceedings. Kelly, in the meantime, had some pains in her ribs and simply thought it was her then one-year-old grandson kicking her each time being carried. When the pain didn't stop, she went to the emergency room at NCH Downtown Naples Hospital on Thanksgiving Day, last year. After tests she was told she had advanced lung cancer and despite being diagnosed as terminal, is currently going through chemotherapy to prolong life as much as possible. In the meantime she is pleading with the community to make her final wish come true in raising over $134,000 needed to pay the bank.

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