Graduate Overcomes Cancer, Paralysis to Walk at Graduation

Garrett Holubeck's diagnosis with stage 4 cancer led to him being placed on life support just to keep his heart and lungs working.

Beating the odds, the Pittsburgh native completed his long journey of recovery when he crossed the stage Dec. 15 to earn a bachelor's degree in speech-language pathology.

Mr. Holubeck and his family shared their emotional journey with WTAE. Watch the full story

POSTED: Friday, December 21, 2018 11:05 AM
Updated: Friday, December 9, 2022 06:04 AM
Eric Mansfield