DURHAM, N.H.-A memorial service for Katie Baldwin, a UNH gymnast who passed away on Sat., Nov. 4 after suffering a pulmonary embolism in the weight room at the UNH Field House, has been scheduled for Sunday, Nov. 12, at the Durham Community Church. The ceremony, which will be performed in a protestant format, will begin at 7 p.m. and is expected to be approximately 40 minutes in duration.
A scholarship has been established in Katie's name. Donations may be sent to "Katie Baldwin Gymnastics Scholarship"; University of New Hampshire Foundation; Elliot Alumni Center; Edgewood Road; Durham, N.H.; 03824.
The UNH gymnastics team also has plans to recognize Katie's wonderful spirit and joy by presenting the "Katie Baldwin Expression Award" at every home gymnastics meet.
The Baldwin family, as well as the UNH team and coaching staff, would like to thank everyone for their thoughts and prayers during this extremely difficult time.