Emily LaForme
Dena Payne, 61, has been battling a rare cancer since November. She’s endured pain and endless treatments, but chooses to remain positive and hopeful.
Staying positive

Dena Payne, 61, is holding tough in a difficult battle against a rare cancer, focusing on the good and enjoying her family and friends. 

“My main focus is to enjoy family, and I think you just see everything in a different perspective,” said Payne. “You don’t think of the bad, you think of the good. So, that is something good that has come out of it, being able to appreciate things more.”