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Fwd: Memorial for Len Kasday

From: Judy Brewer <jbrewer@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 21 May 2001 13:40:08 -0400
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To: WAI Interest Group <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
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Here are the details for the memorial service for Len.

This information has been provided by Diane Bryen, Executive Director of
the Institute for Disabilities/UAP at Temple University, where Len worked.

(For those who have been involved in WAI activities with Len, but who
cannot make the memorial service in purpose and want to share some thought
or comment, please feel free to email to my address at jbrewer@w3.org and
we will try to bring these to the memorial and family -- Judy)

>place:  Morris Arboretum (100 Northwestern Avenue; Chestnut Hill Section of
>Phila; 215/247-5777) -- It is accessible and can be reached through 
>SEPTA R8 line
>date:  Thursday, May 24th
>Time:  Gather by 12:30 and memorial to begin by 1:00 -- until 4:00
>Details:  There will be finger food and Linda would like anyone who wishes to
>read or say something about Len to do so and to let me know so that her
>who is MCing the memorial can organize.
>Please let me and Allison Carey (acarey01@astro.temple.edu) know the 
>   -- if you are attending
>   -- if you are speaking
>   -- if you can help with driving
>   -- if you need a ride
>Also, Linda said that Len loved music -- rhythm and blues or motown or salsa
>if anyone played the guitar or the flute or other instrument and was will to
>play quiet background music, she would like it.
>finally, the Institute will provide a flower center piece and a sign in guest
>book and any photos that we have of Len... so if you have any photos to share
>of Len, let me know.
>This is, indeed, a very sad time.  Many people have called or emailed and are
>quite devastated --- as is his wife Linda.
>I think that's all for now.  Pass the word on to those who might wish to
>Diane N. Bryen, Ph.D.
>Professor and Executive Director
>Institute on Disabilities/UAP
>Temple University
>Philadelphia, PA 19122
>Partner in the RERC on Augmentative Communication funded by NIDRR

Judy Brewer    jbrewer@w3.org    +1.617.258.9741    http://www.w3.org/WAI
Director, Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI) International Program Office
World Wide Web Consortium (W3C)
MIT/LCS Room NE43-355, 200 Technology Square, Cambridge, MA,  02139,  USA
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