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Alena Josephine Marek
Birth: Mar. 11, 2000
Washington County
Oregon, USA
Death: Dec. 25, 2011
Spokane
Spokane County
Washington, USA



There is a documentary about childhood cancer titled "The Truth 365" in which Alena is featured.

```"If I could have a lifetime wish
A dream that would come true
I'd pray to God with all my heart
For yesterday and you
A thousand words can't bring you back
I know because I've tried
And neither will a million tears
I know because I've cried
You left behind my broken heart
And happy memories too
I never wanted memories
I only wanted you."
by "Author Unknown"

```

Alena Josephine Marek died Dec. 25. She was 11.
Alena was born March 11, 2000, in Portland at St Vincents Hospital. She was a sixth grader at St. Cecilia School in Beaverton. In her short life, Alena inspired many people with her fight against a rare childhood cancer; that eventually took her life. Her story was followed by the local community, all across the United States, and even around the world.She was visiting family in Spokane and Pasco at the time of her death.

THE BROKEN CHAIN

We little knew that morning that God would call your name,
In life we loved you dearly, in death we do the same.
It broke our hearts to lose you, you did not go alone;
For part of us went with you the day God called you home.

You left us peaceful memories, your love is still our guide;
And though we cannot see you, you are always by our side.
Our family chain is broken, and nothing seems the same;
But as God calls us one by one, the chain will link again.
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Burial:
Mount Calvary Cemetery
Portland
Multnomah County
Oregon, USA
Plot: Garden of Reurrection. Section 7316 grave 4
 
Created by: Jeannie
Record added: Jan 03, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 82891511
Alena Josephine Marek
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Alena Josephine Marek
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- Renee' in SLC
 Added: Nov. 23, 2014

- Donna Choate Sigmon
 Added: Nov. 19, 2014
In loving memory. May you rest in heavenly peace.
-Anonymous
 Added: Nov. 18, 2014
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