One month after she died, strangers go together to remember Erin.

"Like everyone in Oswego County, I can't cry hard enough for what happened to Erin.
It's not fair. "
Colleen Scott - Vigil Organizer - Website: Justice For Erin

"We need to know answers, there's a lot of people in our community that
want to know what went on and why nothing has been done yet"
Tiffany Ingersoll

"Someone who committed this murder is still out there and where ever they are, it's dangerous"
Allison Ryder

$16,000. Raised For Memorial; Community Wants To Honor
Murder Victim Erin Maxwell In Town Park

Members of the Palermo community have raised about $16,000. to help pay for a memorial to Erin Maxwell, the
11-year old girl from their town who died Aug. 30.

DJ's Dinder in Palermo was the site Wednesday night for a spaghetti dinner. The money from the event will go
toward a park bench with Erin's name engraved on it and a piece of playground equipment, said Amanda
Prentice, a worker at DJ's.

The bench and equipment will be placed in the Palermo Town Park.

Prentice said about 150 people showed up for Wednesday's event.

Erin was found unresponsive on Aug. 29 at her home at 1678 264 in Palermo.
 
Memorial to Erin Maxwell to be dedicated Nov. 21
Published: Monday, November 16, 2009

Palermo, NY -- A bench and monorail in memory of Erin Maxwell will be dedicated at noon Saturday at the
Palermo Town Park, country route 45.

Erin's play day Memorial was put together by Joshua Russo, who installed the equipment as his Eagle Scout
Project. Russo is a Boy Scout who belongs to the troop in Palermo.





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