Mark’s sister Alison, known to most as Allie and especially to Mark. She was 12 when this happened. Mark adored her. She is grown up now of course and is a registered nurse and vice president of the foundation.
Talented in every way, an honor student at the University of Oregon in Ashland and is known for her care and out reach to friends.
She recently married a wonderful man and is doing well.
But she suffers as all of her family and Mark’s friends do from the heartbreak caused by her brother’s untimely death.
Suicide hurts! It hurt alison in her heart to this day. She is a marvelous public speaker and often speaks in our community outreach suicide prevention rallies.