7-year-old Oregon boy battling leukemia wishes for the trip of a lifetime

Wesley Strobel is on the verge of winning his battle. A nonprofit is raising money so his family can celebrate with a trip to Hawaii next year.

DAMASCUS, Ore. — For the last year and a half, a Damascus family has been battling with a difficult cancer diagnosis in their family. Their youngest son Wesley Strobel, who is now seven, is undergoing chemotreatment for his high-risk B-cell, Philadelphia-like acute lymphoblastic leukemia.  

“It was like a full-blown shock,” said Zoe Strobel, Wesley’s mom. “You don’t ever prepare to hear that word with your family.”  

Zoe, who’s a nurse, took Wesley to the doctor

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