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Prayer Service, Fundraiser Organized for Westfield Girl Hospitalized After Nearly Drowning

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A GoFundMe site was created Monday to help the family of Linda Fazio, the 6-year-old Westfield girl who nearly drowned at Westfield Memorial Pool Saturday.
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WESTFIELD, NJ — A prayer service is planned for Linda Fazio, the 6-year-old Westfield girl who was hospitalized after she was found unresponsive and revived at Westfield Memorial Pool Saturday.

Announced via Facebook, the service is said to be planned for Wednesday, June 29, at St. Helen’s Church in Westfield.

A GoFundMe site was created Monday to help her family in their time of need. Already, more than $14,000 has been raised. To donate, click here.

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