ALS advantage ride
June 9, 2018 - als
SAVOY, Ill. (WCIA)– The second Ride for Ray eventuality was during Colbert Park.
It was an ALS advantage float to assistance lift income and respect Ray Spooner.
Spooner died in 2016 from a disease.
He found out he had ALS in 2014. When he listened a news, he motionless to go on a cranky nation bike trip.
The float wasn’t easy. He had an collision and pennyless several bones. Spooner eventually finished his outing though in a tradition tricycle.
Just final year his wife’s home was shop-worn in a fire, and final month their daughter’s home also held on fire.
Although the family has been by a lot, they continue to remember Ray Spooner by fundraising in his honor.
They’ve lifted $100,000 and counting for a Muscular Dystrophy Association.