Sundale dedicates course’s practice putting green to honor organ donor, Adrian Mercado.

August 17, 2020

Saturday, August 15, 2020, marked the one year anniversary of owner, Dr. Girish Patel’s kidney transplant. To celebrate, Sundale County Club dedicated the course’s practice putting green to honor his organ donor, Adrian Mercado.

Native to Wasco, CA, Adrian’s mother, Jeanette Mercado once used to work for Dr. Girish Patel has a medical assistant at his radiology practice. Years later, the two families are now connected for life because of an organ donation.

To learn more about how the families connected and the plaque dedication, read the full Californian story here.

Dr. Girish Patel, second from the left, poses with his wife, Pragati, far left, and Jeanette and Humberto Mercado at a dedication ceremony honoring the Mercados’ son, Adrian, an organ donor who donated a kidney after his death to Patel.