Family continues fight against cancer after losing daughter - ConnectAmarillo.com

The family of 12-year-old Carla Contreras is continuing the fight against cancer after their daughter was taken from them in February.

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Perez said her daughter wanted to help other children with cancer, so that's exactly what she plans to do. Perez and her family joined 60 other pediatric cancer patients for a day at Wonderland Park. The Texas Tech Health Sciences Center hosts the event once a year, along with Panhandle Angels, the Outdoor Adventure Foundation and Circle of Friends.

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