Ernie’s Story

Former Simmons Hanly Conroy client, Ernie Conroy, experienced symptoms for nearly eight years before being diagnosed with pleural mesothelioma in 2002.

A resident of St. Louis, Missouri, Ernie was exposed to asbestos throughout his life, most notably during his career as an auto mechanic. He underwent multiple tests before doctors were able to reach a conclusive diagnosis of pleural mesothelioma. After fighting the disease with chemotherapy, radiation and surgery, Ernie passed away in 2009.

He is remembered for his wonderfully positive attitude during difficult times. Ernie showed others just how important positivity is in the fight against mesothelioma.

Ernie Conry had multiple tests performed before the doctors were able to reach a conclusive diagnosis of pleural mesothelioma. He explains the process he went through after his pleural mesothelioma diagnosis in order to fight mesothelioma.

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John Simmons - Simmons Hanly Conroy Chairman