Jerry DeCicca of The Black Swans passed on this info about the memorial service for his friend and bandmate Noel Sayre, as well as instructions for how to donate to a memorial fund in his name.

Hello friends,

First, I owe many of you nice notes in response to yours, but please know I'm thinking of you and appreciate what you've shared. I'm super touched by all of your good words.

Below is information on how to attend Noel's memorial service and how to make a donation to ease some of the financial burden associated with his accident.

The service takes place this Saturday July 12th at the first Presbyterian Church in Huntington, WV. There will be visitations between 12-2pm, followed by a service.

First Presbyterian of Huntington 1015 5th Avenue Huntington, WV 25701 (304) 523-6476 Fax: (304) 523-6478

http://www.firstpreshuntington.org

The Columbus Music Co-Op has set up a non-profit account for us to deposit funds in order to help cover Noel's funeral expenses. All remaining money, and money earned in the future, will be used to set up a music scholarship at Ohio University in Athens, Ohio in Noel's name.

Checks can be made to "Noel Sayre Memorial Fund" and sent to:

noel sayre memorial fund c/o columbus music co-op 2895 neil avenue #390a columbus, ohio 43202

Or paypal:

columbusmusiccoop@yahoo.com

Please pass this along to anyone you might know that I've forgotten. Thanks so much,

Jerry