A Memorial for Danusia Bennett-Taber, a celebration of her life and her contributions to all of us, on June 9, 2013

Please consider making a contribution to the Sarcoma Alliance to honor Danusia.
Photos of the North Ranch Mountain Bikers of Ventura County. Click on an image to see it full size.

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Friends and family gather at the Malibu Creek State Park main parking area
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Danusia's immediate family, plus a few others, talk to a lady whose horse loved following Danusia
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Danusia's husband Don (center) with friends
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Wendy and Lisa (center and right, respectively) will lead the riders and hikers to the place for the memorial service
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The riders head out ahead of the hikers
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Gathering at the place of the memorial, at the end of Mott Motorway
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Wendy introduces the program
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Wendy is surrounded by Danusia's friends and family
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Steve Messer, board member for CORBA, talks about Danusia's contribution to mountain biking
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Don, Danusia's husband, speaks
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One of Danusia's two sons speaks about his mom
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Danusia's other son has a few things to say
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Next is the grandmother of Danusia's sons
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This woman, also from Poland, was like a sister to Danusia. She now lives in San Francisco and first met some years ago in Southern California.
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Randy Rogers, one of the founders of the North Ranch Mountain Bikers, tells of some of his memories of Don and Danusia
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This woman in dark clothes told of Danusia's activities in Toastmasters. She didn't need to use the PA system.
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Desi tells very emotional stories about Danusia's gifts, physical and otherwise, including the socks she's wearing that have cows on them.
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Wendy wraps up our celebration of Danusia's life and her contributions to all of us.
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Danusia on patrol with the MBU in 2008. We miss you.