Sad News, Roosevelt Island Resident Brian King Passed Away Friday, November 11 - Condolences To His Family And Friends
Roosevelt Island Youth Program (RIYP) Executive Director Charlie Defino reports:
ROOSEVELT ISLAND YOUTH PROGRAM MOURNS THE LOSS OF A FRIENDCondolences to Brian King's family, friends and colleagues at the RIYP.
Last Friday the Roosevelt Island Youth Program and our community lost a good friend to the program and ardent supporter to youth services on the island. Brian King,
a RIYP Board Member and sports coach volunteer passed away last Friday after battling illness for the past year. Brian leaves behind his children John, Laura and his wife Kathleen........., and a grateful Roosevelt Island Youth Program and community.
Brian understood the true meaning of a inclusive competitive recreation program for youth
and made every effort to make the experience a memorable one for each and every child under his care. Brian will be missed.