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Gwenda and Terry Koch, of Mitchell, visit with a customer Thursday at Cornerstone Coffee House & Deli. Terry needs a kidney and Gwenda has been deemed a match for him. The transplant will take place in a few weeks. (Anna Jauhola/Republic)

Mitchell woman donating kidney to husband

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Terry Koch had one of his good days Thursday after kidney dialysis.

He was at Cornerstone Coffee House & Deli with a smile on his face and a happy heart.


Around noon Thursday, Terry and Gwenda Koch received good news -- their teams of doctors gave the go-ahead to reschedule surgery for Gwenda to give Terry one of her kidneys.

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