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

Barbara Popovic Gutierrez

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In Honor and Memory of my boatful daughter Barbara Popovic Gutierrez
August 11, 1974 – August 18, 2009

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On August 18th 2009 we lost my Direst daughter, She was diagnosed with ovarian cancer on November 5th 2008… her battle was short but she fought her battle bravely and courageous until her last breath. She fought her battle with so much strength and determination. She never gave up and always believed that she would beat this disease She will alleys be missed by me her Mama, her family and two beautiful children, she had to leave behind, she love them more than anything, she didn’t wanted to go.
You were a true inspiration to all and your legacy shall live on forever.

No matter how many days, months or years go by, that day you left us feels like it was yesterday. I MISS you Barb, I miss you my baby girl MORE than anyone will ever know.

Your Mama, Rada

Last updated on: 05/01/2011


My heart goes out to you…

kathy – 05/17/2011

I walked the 6th annual Bridge Walk for the Living Well Cancer Recourse Center with our team, team you and me started only 3 months before you deporting from us. We walked for in and your HONOR plus all suffering with this dreadful disease… we will do the 7th walk next year… I forgot to tell you I will volunteer for the Living Well as an ambassador!!!! Live you so much and MISS you so much…no day passes by without you on my mind!!!
My all love is with you my sweetest Barb, Your Moma, Rada

radaz4@comcast.net Rada – 05/18/2011

my new email radaz19@comcast.net

Thank you Kathy..

Rada Popovic – 05/18/2011

Great thiinkng! That really breaks the mold!

Lena Lena – 06/02/2011

Hahhaaha. I?m not too bright today. Great post!

Namari Namari – 06/03/2011

I didn’t know Barbara but I will never forget her.

Bob Myrick – 06/16/2011

At last! Someone who understands! Thanks for psotnig!

Brandice Brandice – 01/23/2012

Knowledge wants to be free, just like these atrciles!

Murat Murat – 09/02/2012