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An Unexpected Journey: Palatine High School Teaching Assistant Honors Father in Life-Changing Boston Marathon Event

[slider_pro id="10"] When Palatine High School teaching assistant Kimberly Grauer made a promise to her father to “finish Boston,” she did much more than that. In the months leading up to the Boston Marathon, Grauer had been determined to share the story of her father’s battle with his disease. She applied and was accepted to run as part of the 200-member American Liver Foundation Team Run for Research. She spent countless hours fundraising, preparing for the Boston Marathon, and spending time with her father as he fought through his final days. Two weeks after her father passed away from liver disease, Grauer was in Boston and the ...