Ability360 is deeply saddened by the sudden passing of former 360Heat Quad Rugby player and U.S. Gold Medal Winning Paralympian, Nick Springer.
Obituary of Kenneth A. Jacuzzi
Ability360 Founder, Ezward Bachand, Jr., 76, of Phoenix passed away on April 14, 2016. Originally from Sturgis, South Dakota, Ez was paralyzed after fracturing his C6 and C7 vertebrae while bareback bronc riding on his honeymoon in 1963. Ez and his wife Loretta moved to Phoenix a few years later. Already holding a degree in Animal Science, Bachand needed to change careers, so he attended Arizona State University where he received a master’s in Economics.
LivAbility honors late staff member Maria DeLeon, who coordinated the in-home care for ABIL consumers and supervised other PAS members.
LivAbility honors late staff member Fernando Cruz, who helped hundreds of people transition from nursing homes to independent living.