But he continues to hike, spin and mountain bike regularly and looks for blessings every day.
Susan, a stage 4 breast cancer patient, and her brand new husband Jeff, shortly after their wedding in July 2016.
The pair met via an online dating site while Susan was going through treatment.
Joan Campbell and her new fiance, Larry, met while she was going through treatment for breast cancer; they shared the same massage therapist who suggested they connect.
"My advice to others is it can work out," she said.
Both single, they quickly friended each other on Facebook and soon were texting every day.