The “BIG UGLY” Cancer Foundation began as a tribute from a son to his dad who lost his life prematurely to cancer.
Gary Masterson was an active community member, loyal friend and fiercely devoted family man. He was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in July 2009 and lost the war on March 13, 2010 at age 55.
His son Ryan wanted to pay homage to his father in a meaningful way that would help others whose life had also been affected by this vicious disease. Ultimately he chose to host a golf scramble to rais