A plaque dedication ceremony will take place on August 9th at 10am near the Thornton Academy Middle School.
The plaque, dedicated by Mayor Donald E. Pilon reads:
This portion of the Eastern Trail boordering Thornton Academy is dedicated "Mary's Walk"
to honor the memory of
Mary Kerry Libby (1951-1997)
A 1970 Thornton Academy graduate, Mary, mother of four children, was lost to cancer at age 44. Her indomitable spirit, friendly smile and joy of life inspired Mary's Walk, an all-volunteer charitable walk/run founded in Saco in 19099 which has raised million for cancer research for the people of Maine.
Her strength of spirit and gentle soul continue to insire good works for many.
Dedicated August 9th 2014