On behalf of Luna's family and friends we would like to thank everyone for making our beautiful Luna's celebration day a sea of pink and filled with so much love, we know she would have loved it.
The celebration of the life of a truly amazing princess is to be held on Thursday 16th August at 4pm at West Herts Crematoruim, High Elms Lane, Garston WD25 0JS for anyone who would... (continued)
On behalf of Lucy and Mario It is with great sadness that we share with you that our Beautiful Luna fell asleep very peacefully with mummy and papa holding her tight to become a shinning star, and we thank her for all the wonderful memories she leaves with us, and thank you from the bottom of our hearts for all your support and love you have shown us in everything that you have done.
It is with a heavy heart that we write this update. Despite battling against all the odds over the last 3 years it saddens us to tell you Luna is losing her battle. Lucy and the family took her back to GOSH on Friday after she appeared to be deteriorating in front of their eyes. A CT scan gave the devastating news that not only had the tumour grown but that it now appears inoperable and beyond treatment. The family have been told to take Luna home and cherish the time they have left with her. The picture here shows Luna, her siblings and cousins enjoying a family day for their Popsies birthday. The family continue to show unprecedented strength and dignity throughout and we... (continued)
About Luna's Appeal
Little Luna Petagine is a 4 year old girl who suffers from cancer which attacks the central nervous system and desperately needs your help.
She, her brother Aldo, 6, and sister Enza, 2, and her parents Mario and Lucy, live in Oxhey Hall, Watford, Hertfordshire.
In August 2008, she was diagnosed with an Ependymoma brain tumour and received chemotherapy and radiotherapy.