Tuesday, July 8, 2014

IN MEMORY>>>Pat Toro loses battle with leukemia

Pastor “Pat” Toro, a decorated Forest Hills war veteran and the former president of the Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 32 in Queens, has lost his battle with Myelodysplastic syndrome.

Toro, 65, died Thursday morning at St. Francis Hospital after going through months of chemotherapy for his malady, a precursor to leukemia, which relatives said was brought on by Agent Orange exposure during his tour in Vietnam with the U.S. Marine Corp.

Continue Learning>>>http://www.timesledger.com/stories/2014/27/pattoro_web_2014_07_03_q.html

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