Christine M. Morris, beloved wife, mommy, daughter, sister, and friend, died suddenly and unexpectedly on August 6th at the too young age of 40. Christine had a light that sparkled from within and warmed those around her like a ray of sunshine. She put others first and was loved by everyone fortunate enough to know her.
Erica Fernandez was surprised to answer her door early one morning and find Eastgate Public Health nurse Shane Kachi. After a difficult, high-risk pregnancy during which she developed pre-eclampsia, Fernandez’s son had been born three weeks early and had just returned home after spending a week in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.
Rebekah Edelman first began to notice she was losing her hearing when she was 14. She slowly began responding ‘what?’ to people talking to her or asking them to repeat themselves. Soon, she was the only child in her school wearing hearing aids.