Fund-raiser to honour Warrnambool woman who lost battle with Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease

Monique Patterson
Updated September 18 2022 - 11:40am, first published 11:00am

The total amount raised will be offered as a research grant in memory of Ronetta Wackett.

- Lori West
Carmel Finn, Julie McKenzie and Monica Cannon are helping organise a fun run for the late Ronetta Malady. Picture by Anthony Brady

The family of a Warrnambool woman who lost her life to a rare disease is hoping to raise funds to help fight it.

Monique Patterson

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