José Mateo, seated, wearing a Santa hat, is surrounded by his siblings, Clementino, 17, left, Ismael, 12, right, and Angel, 3, and Marina, 5, sitting on his lap. Mateo suffers from an acute form of leukemia known as ALL.
José Mateo, seated, wearing a Santa hat, is surrounded by his siblings, Clementino, 17, left, Ismael, 12, right, and Angel, 3, and Marina, 5, sitting on his lap. Mateo suffers from an acute form of leukemia known as ALL. Roberto Koltun rkoltun@elnuevoherald.com
José Mateo, seated, wearing a Santa hat, is surrounded by his siblings, Clementino, 17, left, Ismael, 12, right, and Angel, 3, and Marina, 5, sitting on his lap. Mateo suffers from an acute form of leukemia known as ALL. Roberto Koltun rkoltun@elnuevoherald.com

Wish Book: Teen with leukemia tries to help his family

December 21, 2015 2:00 PM