Europe briefs: Sigonella sailor’s daughter dies from injuries in car crash
Stars and StripesEuropean edition, Wednesday, December 1, 2004
The five-year-old daughter of a Naval Air Station Sigonella sailor died Sunday from injuries received during a Nov. 6 car crash near the base. The girl, whose name has not been released, had been in an Italian hospital since the accident with internal injuries.
Spokesman Lt. Steve Curry said the base will hold a memorial service for the girl at 5 p.m. Wednesday in the NAS I chapel.
Former director of DODEA’s Atlantic Region dies
Georgia Williams-Scaife, one-time director of Department of Defense Education Activity’s Atlantic Region, died Sunday in Los Angeles after a prolonged battle with cancer. She was 67.
Her most recent position was chief of community relations and partnerships for DODEA, a post she left in 2002 in order to become the executive director of the Kids Foundation, an organization dedicated to helping troubled youth. Condolences can be sent to her family at: 14829 Greenleaf St., Sherman Oaks, CA 91403.