NJ Sharing Network Marks Flag Day

United States veterans Roy Larsen, of Bloomfield (left), and Timothy McCue (right), of Tinton Falls, prepare to raise a flag to honor and remember organ and tissue donors at NJ Sharing Network headquarters in New Providence on June 14. Timothy McCue is the grandfather of 17-month-old organ donor, Victor Paige DeVivo. Roy Larsen is the father of tissue donor, Rebecca Larsen. (Photo courtesy of NJ Sharing Network)

NEW PROVIDENCE – Donor families and organ recipients marked Flag Day today like never before, gathering at the flagpole in front of NJ Sharing Network in New Providence to raise the American flag and the “Donor Family” flag to honor individuals who gave the “gift of life” to others through organ and tissue donation.