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Update: Friday service for Cate Fisher, 19, of Menlo Park

Original post made on Jul 20, 2011

A memorial service will be held Friday, July 22, for Catherine (Cate) Fisher, 19, of Menlo Park, who died July 13 after she was shot while sitting in a car in East Palo Alto. A gymnastics instructor in Menlo Park, she was a college student who intended to teach math to high school students.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, July 20, 2011, 1:31 PM

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Posted by Hmmm
a resident of another community
on Jul 20, 2011 at 5:47 pm

My sincere to her family, friends and other loved ones. The memorial sounds like it will be vibrant and lovely. It sounds like she will be missed by many and that in her work, she made an impact with local youth. I am very sorry that she won't realize her dream to be a math teacher. We need good math teachers! I am very glad to learn that she had a chance to work with kids. Perhaps that shaped her ambition. I hope the kids she worked with will always remember her fondly.

Posted by Amy
a resident of Menlo Park: Suburban Park/Lorelei Manor/Flood Park Triangle
on Jul 20, 2011 at 10:12 pm

When my 2-year-old son was in gymnastics, I would ask him what his favorite part of the day was. Every time, his answer was, "Teacher Cate!" She made him laugh and love going to class each week. Our family will remember her fondly!

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