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In Memory of Stephen Chachere

Created by Carol Engler

Stephen Chachere

Help us honor our loved one while making a difference in myeloma research.

The Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation (MMRF), along with its research and medical industry partners, has fueled more studies, initiated more trials, developed more treatments, introduced more medicines, and have had a far greater impact than any other organization on myeloma. While the MMRF has made enormous progress, they still have much to do and cannot continue to do great research without your support.

Please consider joining me to fight multiple myeloma. Together we can make a difference.

About the MMRF:
The mission of the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation (MMRF) is to find a cure for multiple myeloma by relentlessly pursuing innovation that accelerates the development of next-generation treatments to extend the lives of patients. Founded in 1998 by Kathy Giusti, a multiple myeloma patient, and her twin sister Karen Andrews as a 501(c) (3) nonprofit organization, the MMRF is a world-recognized leader in cancer research. The MMRF continues to disrupt the industry today, as a pioneer and leader at the helm of new research efforts.  Since its inception, the organization has raised over $330 million and directs nearly 90% of the total funds to research and related programs. To learn more, visit

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Guest Book



1. Anonymous
For Stephen.
2. Wayne Gusman
In memory of a creative, and giving soul who faced adversity with humor and determination. He helped those around him to forget about the small stuff and made us laugh. In honor of his dear wife, Carol, who relentlessly stood by him and demonstrated the true meaning of love.
3. Kathleen Pugh
4. Anonymous
5. Dudley Beene
6. Donald Engler
7. Gerard DiMuro
Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.
8. Dr. Villanella & Staff
Stephen was a kind and gentle soul who endured and overcame much in his life. He was bright, albeit always modest, and passionate about what he enjoyed. He was a happily married man. We shall all miss him.
9. Mary Beth and Dudley
To honor the life of a wonderful man and help find a cure for the cancer that took him from us
10. Development & Community Relations Staff
Dear Carol - our sincere condolences to you on the passing of your beloved husband. May you find peace in the memories that fill your heart.
11. Sandi M Hoffman
Dear Carol, My heartfelt sympathies during this difficult time. May the beautiful memories, laughter and love that you and Stephen shared always bring joy to your heart. Love, Sandi
12. Finance Staff
Dear Carol, Please accept our sincerest condolences. Our thoughts are with you at this difficult time. Finance Staff
13. Dawn Mahoney
Thinking of you and wishing you moments of peace and comfort as you remember Stephen. Love, Dawn
14. Judith Brush
Carol, Please accept my deepest sympathy. It was a shock to learn of Stephen's passing. I enjoyed working with him over the years. Judith Brush
15. Robert Goldsmith
Dear Carol, Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this most difficult time. We can only hope that the positive memories that the two of you created together will hold a special place in your heart forever. Elaine and Bob Goldsmith
16. Shari Brown
You are in my heartfelt thoughts. May your love live on forever in the memories of your heart.
17. Nicholas DiGiaimo
In memory of my friend, colleague and fellow Yankee fan Stephen Chachere
18. Rafi Kam
Deepest condolences. Stephen was so kind and a pleasure to work with.
19. Anthony Perfetti
My thoughts and prayers are with you during this time.
20. Stephen James
Please accept this donation in honor of the memory of my friend and colleague Stephen Chachere.
21. Anne M Sime
My thoughts and prayers are with you. With Deepest Sympathy, Anne Marie Sime
22. Johnna Curry
Always keep in your heart the happy times and the laughter and love you shared. My thoughts are with you. Love Johnna
23. Catherine Livermore
Carol Ann, I heard the very sad news today and through the use of technology, I enjoyed the chance of seeing the happy times you and Stephen spent together. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Cathy and Carl (Bubba) Livermore
24. Irene Osborn
Will miss you so much!

For a Tribute page created prior to January 2017, 
please contact Amy Crawford 652-0221. 
Thank you for your support.


For donations please mail to: 
P.O. Box 414238 
Boston, MA 02241-4238

MMRF Offices: 
383 Main Ave., 5th Floor 
Norwalk, CT 06851

The MMRF is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit. 
Tax ID:06-1504413 
Your contribution is tax deductible.