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Fundraiser started for young Lethbridge man who lost both parents within 8 days

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A GoFundMe Campaign has been started by the extended family of a young Lethbridge man who lost both his parents within an 8 day span.

Antonio Prete woke up Christmas morning to discover the unexpected passing of his father, only to find out five days later, his mother had been placed on life support at Chinook Regional Hospital.

She passed away on January 2nd.

Despite the loss of both parents, and the hardships to come, Prete has decided to go back to school to become a healthcare worker.

The fundraiser has been started by his Aunt to help cover funeral costs and his education.

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Tina Karst

A Lethbridge College alumnus, Tina moved back to the community two years after convocation, in September 2007, to become a member of the CJOC News Team. She started as a weekend reporter/anchor and now serves as Associate News Director. When Tina’s not tracking down local news, she’s either busy at home with Jordan and their two kids or creating custom macrame pieces for a growing list of clients.

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