Family Adopts Friend’s Four Daughters After She Dies Of Brain Cancer

For Laura and Rico Ruffino, the decision to adopt wasn’t what they always planned, but when tragedy struck, their plan quickly changed.

In April, Laura’s best friend, Elizabeth Diamond, passed away from brain cancer, just eight months after receiving her initial diagnosis.

The Buffalo author and artist left behind four young daughters — the youngest of them just 5 years old.

As a single mother, Diamond worried what would happen to her children when she passed.

But, the...

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