Candelight Vigil for Mitch Andelmo

Mitch Andelmo was well known by the biking community. He was hit while attending an AIDS Fundraiser by a drunk driver and killed. With Mitch was Constance Pokorny, who remains in the hospital as does Basil Bass and Kevin Lett. The vigil was held at W117th and Clifton at the sight of the accident. Mitch you were loved, and you are missed. All photos are the property of the Great Lakes Courier. 2012

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  • At the candelight Vigil for Mitch Andelmo, who was killed by a drunk driver, and thoughts and prayers for those still in the hospital, Mitch's girlfriend Constance Pokorny, Basil Bass, and Kevin Lett.
  • The group started to assemble.
  • State Represntative Nickie Antonio talks with John Farina on the right.
  • The crowd just kep growing and growing.
  • A priest had everyone join in prayer..
  • ... and spke to the crowd about loses.
  • State Rep Nickie Antonio addresses the group of friends.
  • Councilman Jay Westbrook speak of the loss to all of us.
  • Friends start to light the candles.
  • Mitch, Mitch, Mitch, Mitch, Mitch!
  • Mitch's Friends
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