OCRF & Ovarian Cancer National Alliance are now one strong, united, inspiring voice!
Ovarian Cancer Research Fund (OCRF) and the Ovarian Cancer National Alliance (OCNA) have led the way in advocacy, research and support for patients and their families for over 22 years. As of January 2016, we are pleased to announce we are joining together to form Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance (OCRFA), the largest global organization dedicated to advancing ovarian cancer research while supporting women and their families. Read the exciting news!


Survivor Stories / Tributes

Edith Wheeler

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Mom I miss you every day. It is so hard to believe you’re not here. I lost my Mom & my best fiend to this horrible disease. I am so grateful for the time I had with you. I know you are not hurting anymore. I love yhou Mom!

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Edith was a loving wife & Mother. Married for 58 years to her husband Jack. She had 2 children. Daughter Jackie & Son Robbie. She fought ovarian cancer for 3 hard years but lost her battle October 20, 2011 just 1 week after turning 85 years old.

Last updated on: 06/26/2012



Like I was saying the other night about edintig talent!Right now I’m trying to write a paper proposal about the ways in which everyday activities get archived in short, participatory media users are curators of our own everyday lives. Having been to your house, I get a sense of how this video is about more than hand washing, but also about the spaces and rituals associated with it all. I know where each of those sinks is and how each one requires an ever-so-slightly different technique thanks for the inspiration!

Eusebio Eusebio – 07/28/2012

An itnelliegnt answer – no BS – which makes a pleasant change

Dayana Dayana – 09/03/2012