Ron did come home after surgery last week. The doctor said that the blockage in his carotid was close to the skull and he hoped he would never have to do another surgery like that again.
Ron then later had some more complications. He had a few more TIAs (mini-strokes). He was taken back to the hospital in Bismarck twice and was admitted yesterday. The doctor believed that there may be a further blockage beyond the skull. So Ron was sent to a hospital in Minneapolis for further tests and possible treatment.
On the way to the hospital in Minneapolis, the ambulance broke down so Ron had a brief stay in the hospital in Fargo until another ambulance arrived to complete the trip. But he did arrive safely in Minneapolis this morning.
We praise God that Ron did come home from the hospital for his 50th anniversary celebration. Ron had to return to the hospital on the 4th but has now been released. He will be meeting with the surgeon today about possible surgery tomorrow to...[ abbreviated | read entire ]
Ron & Marion's 50thPraising God for giving Ron and Marion 50 years together.
Please pray for Elder Ron Vandenburg. A little over a week ago, he suffered a mini-stroke and his been in the hospital since. There is a blockage in a carotid artery which will need surgery but Ron will have to gain some strength first. There...[ abbreviated | read entire ]