In Memoriam: Jenna Rose Fiorello

To: Kresge College Community:

From: Michael Yamauchi-Gleason CAO, Porter and Kresge Colleges, and Kathy Foley Provost, Kresge College

We regret to tell you that Jenna Rose Fiorello, a first year at the University and a member of Kresge College, died Wednesday April 1st. Jenna Rose was studying environmental studies.

Please find below a message from the family of Jenna Rose.

"To the loving friends and family of Jenna Rose, a mass in her honor and remembrance will be held at Old Saint Mary's Cathedral in San Francisco Monday April 6th at 3 pm. The church is located at 660 California Street at Grant. Public parking is available at garages located at Kearny and California, Kearny and Clay, and Sacramento between Kearny & Grant. On street metered parking is available in the vicinity but note 3PM TOW AWAY ZONES in the area. All are welcome.

Jenna Rose died Tuesday in a tragic car accident in the Big Sur region off Highway 1 while returning from a camping trip. She was passionate about nature and the great outdoors right up to the end of her brief, brilliant, magical time on this earth. No one else was hurt.

For those of you who wish to make a charitable donation in Jenna Rose’s honor, please visit the website of Crissy Field Center at the Presidio of San Francisco.…/crissy-field-center/.

Thank you all for your kind thoughts and prayers and for loving and appreciating our beautiful daughter throughout her life. She loved and cared for all of you and was truly blessed by having known you.

Rest in Peace Jenna Rose Fiorello"

Sad and shocking news can be difficult to process. We encourage students who wish to speak with someone to contact Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) at (831) 459-2628. Faculty and staff may wish to call the Employee Assistance Program at (831) 459-4996.