In Memoriam

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The Myasthenia Gravis Association honors the passing of individuals associated with our organization, or who have made significant contributions in the field.

If you would like to report a bereavement, please let us know by emailing It is our sincere desire to pay respect to those who made a difference in our community. If we missed anyone, we apologize.

We regret to announce the following individuals who have passed away:

Janet Adelson

Sympathies to the family of Janet Adelson who passed away July 7, 2018. Janet was a long-standing member of the Myasthenia Gravis Association.

Linda M. Gagnon

Linda Gagnon ImageLivonia – Age 68, June 15, 2018. Daughter of the late Florence and Robert Gagnon. Loving sister of Andrew, Suzanne (David) Bertram, Janette Bileti, Dennis (Carol), Helen O’Connor, Katherine (Anthony) Calabro and Michael (Christie). Also survived by many loving nieces, nephews and cousins. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the Myasthenia Gravis Association ( Please share a memory at Obituary source: