Town Square

Post a New Topic

Students remember classmate who took her life

Original post made on Nov 12, 2008

Grief-stricken friends, relatives and teachers mourned and lamented the death of 16-year-old Ophylia Mona Lisa Afuhaamango Mataele on Friday, March 3, at a tearful standing-room-only memorial service at Menlo-Atherton High School. Ophylia, an 11th-grader at M-A, took her own life Feb 27. CAPTION: M-A students hug each other during the service. Almanac photo by Veronica Weber.


Read the full story here Web Link posted Saturday, March 3, 2007, 3:05 PM

Comments (1)

 +   Like this comment
Posted by <3
a resident of Menlo Park: Belle Haven
on Nov 12, 2008 at 1:50 pm

REST IN PARADISE MONALISA.
WE MISS YOU SOO MUCH.
U CAN NEVAH BE FORGOTTEN.
LIFE SUCKX NOW DAT UR GONE.
I MISS YOU SISTER<3

ALWAYS.
sister


Don't miss out on the discussion!
Sign up to be notified of new comments on this topic.

Email:


Post a comment

Posting an item on Town Square is simple and requires no registration. Just complete this form and hit "submit" and your topic will appear online. Please be respectful and truthful in your postings so Town Square will continue to be a thoughtful gathering place for sharing community information and opinion. All postings are subject to our TERMS OF USE, and may be deleted if deemed inappropriate by our staff.

We prefer that you use your real name, but you may use any "member" name you wish.

Name: *

Select your neighborhood or school community: * Not sure?

Comment: *

Verification code: *
Enter the verification code exactly as shown, using capital and lowercase letters, in the multi-colored box.

*Required Fields

I Told My Mom She's Dying
By Chandrama Anderson | 11 comments | 2,430 views

Grab a Bowl of Heaven soon in Mountain View
By Elena Kadvany | 0 comments | 1,695 views

Quick Check List for UC Applications
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 0 comments | 1,134 views

Fancy Fast and Fun!
By Laura Stec | 3 comments | 924 views

“I live near Sunset”
By Stuart Soffer | 5 comments | 437 views