Press Release - November 10, 2017 Funeral Service at Nativity Church in Menlo Park
Published on Nov 10, 2017 at 03:00p.m.
Saying Goodbye…! Families and friends of the three young men who perished on Halloween night pay their last respects!
The sky’s cleared and the sun came out today almost on que and just in time for the combined funeral services of Matthew Cruz, Andrew Gonzales and Ricky Torres. All three memorialized together at Nativity Church in Menlo Park. An estimated crowd of 1000 mourners filled the Church and spilled out into tents set up for an overflowing crowd consisting of family and friends all in attendance to celebrate their lives and say their last good byes..
The families are now focused on growing a public Go-Fund-Me account to raise funds to pro-actively install a guard rail to help prevent future loss of life or injury at the scene of this accident. “The families feel that if the guard rail in that location along Highway 35 would have been in place, the outcome may have been different and their children could still be alive today”, the Fire Chief said.Home News