Unfortunately, on Father’s Day that same year, the sisters lost their dad to an eight-year-long battle with prostate cancer. Mark Memmott was 61-years-old and had faced terrible pain for many years before losing his life to the disease.
Our dad was one of the strongest men we ever met,” said Amy said in an interview with the Napa Valley Register in 2014. “He was such a fighter and we want to continue to fight for him. This is all for him.
The sisters continue to make a difference in their community by annually hosting the ZERO Prostate Cancer Run/Walk – Napa Valley. What started as a local effort by three daughters has become part of a national movement that has touched the lives of so many men and their families.
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