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New diagnosis of ALS for Westerbur family

Marc Westerbur has been diagnosed with ALS, and now friends have set up a GoFundMe page. Marc Westerbur has been diagnosed with ALS, and now friends have set up a GoFundMe page. |  Photo: Westerbur family

Updated: August 06, 2020 02:39 PM

The Westerbur family in Virginia is adjusting to life with Lou Gehrig's disease. According to the family, Marc Westerbur was diagnosed shortly before his 50th birthday.

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His home needs modifications to become more accessible. Friends have set up a GoFundMe page to help out. The Westerburs have been a big part of the community for decades.

Another family donated a van to help the family get around easier as well.

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