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This fundraising page is dedicated to the memory of

James Johnson

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The Johnson Family

As we say goodbye to James, you may wish to remember and honour him by making a donation to help others affected by Young Sudden Cardiac Death

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Cardiac Risk in the Young (CRY)

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Donations accepted until 13-12-2017

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James Johnson was a beloved son, amazing brother & a loyal friend. After suffering a cardiac arrest whilst on holiday with the family in Croatia, he fell into a coma before tragically passing away on August 26th, 2017.

After 18 wonderful years, he left without a goodbye, but memories of James will never fade away. His life will forever be a beautiful, everlasting memory that we are lucky to have and hold in our hearts. His absence will be an aching, silent grief shared amongst his many friends and loving family that he touched in a way only James could. 

He left too soon, but we hope that in his memory we can raise money to support awareness and help others through the devastating impact of YSCD (Young Sudden Cardiac Death). CRY (Cardiac Risk in the Young) supports young people diagnosed with potentially life-threatening cardiac conditions and offers bereavement support to families affected by YSCD.

Thank you for your support

Event details

Funeral & Celebration of Life

On Sept 13th we lay James to rest but we ask you to give generously to help others avoid the heartache and suffering caused by this devastating condition. Screening is simple, don't delay! CRY offers subsidised ECG and Echocardiogram screening to all young people between the ages of 14 & 35

Event date

13-September-2017 14:30  - 
13-September-2017 22:00

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Donation by Kecia & Alex
on 25-10-2017
£0.00 gift aid
We will remember James as the handsome & charming young man who could light up the room with his smile and friendly manner. We’ll miss him on Sagee Mountain.
Donation by Rusty & Carol Stewartwe will
on 24-10-2017
£0.00 gift aid
Donation by Lynn & Jeremy Shepherd
on 26-09-2017
£12.50 gift aid
Donation by The Langdons and the Taylors
on 26-09-2017
£75.00 gift aid
Donation by Annatina and Lucas Saratz-Kuttler
on 23-09-2017
£37.50 gift aid
Love from Andy, Lisa, George & Freddie
Donation by Andy Hills
on 17-09-2017
£25.00 gift aid
Donation by Simon, Athena, Ellie & Ryder
on 15-09-2017
£0.00 gift aid
Dear James You'll be sorely missed by everyone especially by your sister Catherine, and your adoring Mum and Dad. It's a shame I didn't get to know you as a young adult. I loved hearing the stories of your action packed life. Sleep well. Love Jean
Donation by Jean Wallace
on 15-09-2017
£50.00 gift aid
Donation by Anonymous
on 15-09-2017
£12.50 gift aid
with love Nuala & Peter
Donation by Anonymous
on 14-09-2017
£0.00 gift aid

Donation summary

Online Donations: £17,595.00
Offline Donations: £0.00
Total Raised: £17,595.00
Total Raised
with gift aid:    £20,773.75

Donations closed

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