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The victims and families have been and will continue to be in our thoughts and prayers. We’ve compiled a list of the ways to honor and remember these children and adults who were taken far too early.

Remember. Honor. Celebrate. The children and teachers of Sandy Hook.

Remember. Honor. Celebrate. The children and teachers of Sandy Hook.

Joey's FundJosephine Gay, 6

Donations may be made to Joey’s Fund in her name through the Doug Flutie, Jr. Foundation for Autism. The proceeds of this fund will help families raising autistic children.


Daniel BardenDaniel Barden, 6

Donations may be made to Sandy Hook School Support Fund, c/o Newtown Savings Bank, 39 Main Street, Newtown, CT 06470, or checks may be dropped off at any Newtown Savings Bank branch location. To donate online, go to http://newtown.uwwesternct.org

The Barden Family Fund   http://www.bardenfund.com/

This fund has been set up to assist the Bardens in their time of need. It will help cover whatever expenses, now or future, that come as a result of this tragedy. It has been vetted by CNN and is listed as an approved fund on CNN.com.

If you wish to contribute by check please make your donations out to:

The Barden Family Fund
32 Tappan Terrace
Briarcliff Manor, NY 10510

Please add “For deposit only” on the back of the check.

Catherine HubbardCatherine Hubbard, 6

In lieu of flowers the family is requesting donations be made to the Newtown Animal Center, PO Box 475, Newtown, CT 06470. The Honan Funeral Home, 58 Main Street, Newtown is in care of arrangements.

Visit the shelter’s website HERE, email info@theanimalcenter.org, or send donations to the address below.

The Animal Center

PO BOX 475

Newtown, CT 06470

Chase KowalskiChase Kowalski, 7

In lieu of flowers please make a donation to the Chase Kowalksi Scholarship Fund, c/o Peoples Bank, 470 Monroe Tpke., Monroe, CT 06468.

James Mattioli James Mattioli, 6

In lieu of flowers, a donation may be made in James’ memory to the James R. Mattioli Memorial Fund c/o Newtown Savings Bank, 39 Main Street, Newtown CT 06470.To leave an online condolence please visit www.spadaccinofuneralhome.com.


Charlotte Bacon Charlotte Helen Bacon 

Contributions in Charlotte’s memory may be sent to Christ the King Lutheran Church, 85 Mt. Pleasant Rd., Newtown, CT 06470.

Olivia EngelOlivia Engel, 6

Friends of the Engel Family Fund:  supporters have set up the Friends of the Engel Family Fund. Donations can be mailed to Engels, P.O. Box 697, Botsford, CT 06404

Noah PoznerNoah Pozner

Memorial contributions may be directed to the planting of trees in Israel.Link for tree planting. http://www.jnf.org/support/tree-planting-center/

Noah’s Ark of Hope Fund:Supporters have set up the Noah’s Ark of Hope Fund to provide the little boy’s siblings with counseling services, education and basic needs. Donations can be made online and checks can be mailed to Congregation Adath Israel, P.O. Box 623, Newtown, CT 06470 with “For the Family of Noah Pozner” in the memo line.

Dylan HockleyDylan Hockley http://www.dylanhockley.com/

The Dylan Hockley Memorial Fund has been established in honor of Dylan. The fund will be used to benefit children with autism and other special needs. To donate via PayPal, please click here

Dylan Hockley Memorial Fund
34 Charter Ridge Road
Sandy Hook, CT, 06482
United States

Emilie Parker, 6,Emilie Parker, 6

Emilie Parker Memorial Fund:

To support Emilie’s parents, Robbie and Alissa, in paying for medical expenses, arranging for a funeral in Utah and taking off from work to spend time with family, friends and relatives have set up the Emilie Parker Memorial FundChecks can be mailed to: Emilie Parker Memorial PO Box 12751

Donation Options For the Emilie Parker Memorial:

America First Credit Union: Emilie Parker Memorial Account #5001359. For AFCU members transfer into Share Savings. For Non-AFCU members the routing number is 324377516

PAYPAL: Use the email – emilieparkermemorial@gmail.com

For US Post-Mail use:
Emilie Parker Memorial
PO Box 12751
Ogden, UT 84412-2751


Ana Grace Márquez-Greene, 6Ana Grace Márquez-Greene,6

The Ana Grace Fund  This site has been established in order for friends to provide direct support to the family of beautiful Ana Grace Márquez-Greene.

Donations in Ana’s memory may be made to The Ana Grace Márquez-Greene Music Scholarship Fund, c/o Western Connecticut State University, Office of Institutional Advancement, 181 White St., Danbury, CT, 06810 or http://www.wcsu.edu/ia/greene-scholarship.asp; or The Ana Grace Márquez-Greene Family Therapy Fund, care of the Outpatient Clinic/Family Therapy Institute, Klingberg Family Centers, 370 Linwood St, New Britain, CT 06052 or The Artist’s Collective, 1200 Albany Avenue, Hartford, CT 06112. In addition, friends have set up a fund to support the Marquez-Greene family at http://anagracefund.imageworksllc.com/


Grace McDonnellGrace McDonnell

In Lieu of Flowers the family requests that you consider making a donation to the Grace Memorial fund at the Fairfield County Community Foundation. Of you choose to do so, please make your check payable to “Grace McDonnell Memorial Fund at FCCF” and mail it to Fairfield County Community Foundation, 383 Main Avenue, Norwalk, CT 06851.

Caroline Phoebe Previdi, 6Caroline Phoebe Previdi , 6,

Contributions in Caroline’s memory may be made to “The Toy Chest”, St. Rose of Lima Church, 46 Church Hill Road, Newtown, CT 06470.

Jessie LewisJessie Lewis, 6

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to: Voice for Joanie Inc., 5 Glenwood Rd, New Milford, CT 06776 voiceforjoanie.org


Benjamin WheelerBenjamin Wheeler, 6

Donations can also be made to a fund established by the family. Send checks to the Benjamin Wheeler Fund, c/o Trinity Episcopal Church, 36 Main Street, Newtown, CT 06470.
To donate to the Oyster River Alumni Association’s fund to benefit the Wheeler family, visit http://bit.ly/WmPBvf. Donations to the fund are tax-deductible and will be dispensed in their entirety to the Wheeler family, minus PayPal transaction fees.

Jessica  RekosJessica Rekos, 6

Memorial contributions may be made to the Newtown Rotary Sandy Hook School Fund, PO Box 263, Newtown, CT 06482.


Avielle Rose RichmanAvielle Rose Richman, 6

The family is making arrangements for a memorial fund for those who wish to contribute.

Jennifer’s high school classmates have established a memorial account in Avielle’s memory.  Contributions can be made to the fund at:

Aiges Credit Union,1200 North Second Street, Clinton, Iowa  52732  (563) 242-0531

Alison Wyatt (photo Benjamin Wyatt)Allison Wyatt, 6 

Allison Wyatt’s family has designated two funds for those interested in making a contribution in lieu of flowers. Donations payable to the Allison Wyatt Memorial Fund are tax deductible and will support charities in Allison’s honor. The second fund will provide Allison’s younger sister with ongoing support and for her college education. Donations to this fund should be payable to “Ben Wyatt as Custodian,” and donations to either can be mailed to Steve DeMartino, c/o TransAct Technologies Inc., One Hamden Center, 2319 Whitney Avenue, Suite 3B, Hamden, CT 06518.


Madeleine F. HsuMadeleine Hsu, 6

We will update as we obtain information.

Jack Pinto Jack Pinto, 6

 We will update as we obtain information.


Dawn HochsprungDawn Hochsprung

Dawn Lafferty Hochsprung Memorial Fund

To contribute to the fund, please bring your donation to one of our offices, or mail to WCTFCU, 772 Straits Turnpike, Middlebury, CT 06762. or WCTFCU, 24 Rowan Street Extension, Danbury, CT 06811. For additional information, you can speak with a credit union representative at 203-758-9500 or 800-992-2226.

Mary SherlachMary Sherlach, 56

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Fairfield County Community Foundation, Fund for Health and Wellness, 383 Main Ave., Norwalk, CT 06851, to continue Sherlach’s work with children and mental health.

The Georgetown University Law Center set up a fundraising page to help support the Sherlach family’s expenses:

Victoria SotoVictoria L. Soto

Vicoria L. Soto Memorial Fund for Education, through the Funeral Home. For more information or to make an online condolence please visit www.adzimafuneralhome.com.


Anne Marie MurphyAnne Marie Murphy, 52

In Murphy’s obituary, her family asked for donations to be made to the charity Autism Speaks.  1 East 33rd St., 4th Floor, New York, NY



Rachel D A'AvinoRachel D’Avino

Donations in honor of special education intern Rachel D’Avino may be made to Autism Speaks, 1 East 33rd St., 4th Floor, New York, NY 10016.

Lauren Rousseau Lauren Rousseau

Danbury High School has established a scholarship in memory of alumna Lauren Rousseau. Send donations to the Lauren Rousseau Memorial Scholarship, Danbury High School, 43 Clapboard Road, Danbury, CT 06811.

Checks can be made payable to
Danbury High School Scholarship Fund
Memo: Lauren Rousseau

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