Syrians To Honor Slain Journalist Marie Colvin At Family’s L.I. Home
Newsday reports that the Marie Colvin Convoy for Freedom of Syria, which started in Los Angeles last week, is expected to arrive at the East Norwich home of Colvin’s family on Friday where they plan to present a Medal of Honor to the family.
The war correspondent’s funeral on Monday at St. Dominic Roman Catholic Church in Oyster Bay was attended by hundreds of mourners, including media mogul Rupert Murdoch.
Colvin worked for The Sunday Times for more than 25 years and was at the forefront of international reporting.
Colvin is survived by two brothers, two sisters and her mother.
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