Grandfather Praises “Angel” Donor Amid Kidney Transplant Search – Wsaz

A grandfather from Madison, Wisconsin, who is in urgent need of a kidney transplant, has found a potential donor he describes as “an angel.” The recipient, John Faltz, has been suffering from kidney disease for the past two years and has been awaiting a donor for a significant amount of time. Faltz’s granddaughter, Sydney Faltz, took to Facebook to share her grandfather’s story, which quickly gained attention and led to a potential donor stepping forward.

Although the potential donor’s identity has not been revealed, Faltz expressed his gratitude and called the person an angel. The family is actively working with the transplant center in Madison to undergo testing and determine if this is a suitable match for the much-needed kidney transplant. Faltz’s daughter, Lanessa Faltz, expressed her hope that this donation will allow her father to lead a healthier and more fulfilling life, emphasizing the immense impact it would have on their family.

This heartwarming story highlights the power of social media in connecting those in need with potential donors. It sheds light on the difficulties faced by individuals awaiting organ transplants and the desperate hope for a suitable match. If successful, this transplant will not only save John Faltz’s life but also serve as a reminder of the profound impact one act of kindness can have on a family’s well-being.

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