The Moment. The Youngs were unsure how long they would have with their new child. Medical professionals told them anywhere from minutes to a few days.
Cherishing Brief Moments. The family tried to cherish the brief moments they had with their daughter after Keri gave birth. The family ended up saying both hello and good bye to their newborn daughter on April 18.
Eva Grace. The family decided on the name Eva Grace for their daughter. She was born without a brain and was unable to survive outside of her mother's womb.
Tiny Lives. The Young Family hoped to be able to bring attention to the issue for others who may be struggling with the same crippling news. Their silver lining came in the form of thinking of other tiny lives they could be saving.
Organ Donor. Royce and Keri struggled with their decision initially, but quickly decided organ donation was the right decision fro them to make. They knew others were praying for life saving transplants for their infants that Eva could provide and they felt it was the best gift they could give from a tragic situation.
Saving Lives. After speaking with their doctors and other medical professionals about organ donation, the Youngs learned their daughter could potentially save 40-50 lives in the stretch of one day by becoming an organ donor.
Saying Good Bye. Royce and Keri had to say good bye to their newborn daughter Eva just hours after birth. They cherished the moments they had with her and captured them with photos. They hope to someday be able to meet some of the lives their daughter Eva was a part in saving.