'Walking miracle' readies for Relay
EDITOR'S NOTE: This is the third in a series of preview stories for the Relay for Life of South Washington County, which will be held June 4-5 at East Ridge High School.
Last March, Bill Stradtman's family was preparing for his funeral.
The then-69-year-old's Burkitt's lymphoma had become resistant to the chemotherapy drugs that were once curing him. His doctor said more rounds of chemotherapy using different drugs were probably futile, and he could be dead in weeks.