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seeso
06-02-2014, 09:44 AM
The ukulele community lost one of our own last week. Kristin Batdorf, a regular at L.A.U.G.H. (Lansing Area Ukulele Group), and MMUGS Group (Mid-Michigan Ukulele Group Strum) was tragically killed in a murder-suicide.

http://www.wilx.com/home/headlines/Community-Uses-Music-to-Heal-261399531.html?ref=531


Police say Kristin Batdorf was killed in a murder-suicide on Thursday in Lansing. As the community starts to heal people are trying to remember Batdorf through the things she loved, including music...

Videos and more at link:
http://www.wilx.com/home/headlines/Community-Uses-Music-to-Heal-261399531.html?ref=531

Ukejenny
06-02-2014, 09:57 AM
How very tragic and sad. Especially feel bad for their little boy. Yes, music can certainly play a part in the healing process.

seeso
06-02-2014, 10:04 AM
For those that would like to donate, there is more info here:
http://www.lansingstatejournal.com/article/20140530/NEWS01/305300037/Church-taking-donations-son-couple-who-died-murder-suicide-memorial-ukulele-strum-planned-Saturday

coolkayaker1
06-02-2014, 01:50 PM
That is super sad. Tearfully sad. In reading further, I see that she was a chiropractic doctor, an active member of her community and, of course, a mother. To use the word "was" for a young, vibrant lady is a tragedy.

Thank you for sharing that, Seeso.