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Atherton family honors slain son

Original post made on Dec 23, 2009

Family and friends of slain East Palo Alto police officer Rich May, including his stepfather Frank Merrill of Atherton, plan to build the first regulation playing field in East Palo Alto through the Rich May Foundation, Mr. Merrill announced Dec. 22 in a news release.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, December 23, 2009, 12:15 AM

Comments (3)

Posted by mil2mf, a resident of Atherton: Lindenwood
on Dec 23, 2009 at 1:41 pm

What a wonderful tribute to a caring and compassionate man who died too soon!

Posted by Merrill Field, a resident of Atherton: other
on Dec 23, 2009 at 2:23 pm

A classic Merrill legacy for this county.---The entire family has been top notch for generations.

Posted by Steve, a resident of another community
on Dec 23, 2009 at 3:59 pm

How nice. A real honor to the community by the family of a slain police officer who dedicated his life to protect and service of people of East Palo Alto.

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