BLYTHE – Memorial funds have been established to support the families of local men Mike Cyr and Jeff Randall, who died August 26 in an aircraft accident near the Desert Sunlight Solar Project in Desert Center.
TheÂ Spencer Cyr Scholarship Fund, in support of Valerie Cyr and her eight-year-old son, Spencer, will be administered byÂ RaboBank â€“ Blythe. Contributions to this fund may be made in cash or check at RaboBank Blythe or any other RaboBank branch. Contributions by check may also be mailed to RaboBank Blythe149 E Hobsonway, Blythe, CA 92225, attentionÂ â€œSpencer Cyr Scholarship Fund.â€Â Electronic transfers to the account may be made using Routing Number 122238420, Account Number 423085622.
TheÂ Randall Family Fund, in support of Jennifer Randall and her daughters Camryn, 6 and Makenzie, 9, will be administered byÂ First Bank â€“ Palm Desert. Contributions to this fund may be made in cash or check at First Bank Palm Desert or any other First Bank California location.Â Contributions by check may also be mailed to First Bank,Â 73000Â Hwy 111, Palm Desert, CA 92260. Checks should be made out to â€œJennifer Randallâ€ with â€œJeff Randall Memorial Fundâ€ noted in the memo line.Â Electronic transfers to the fund may be made using Routing Number 107005047, Account Number 462-122-0084.
Project developer First Solar will make an initial corporate contribution to establish each fund. Individuals are encouraged to contribute directly to the funds, which are set up to accept contributions through December 6, 2013.
SPECIAL NOTE:Â A memorial service celebrating the life of Jeff Randall will be held Monday, September 23, 11:00 a.m. at the Colorado River Fairground, 591 Olive Lake Boulevard, Blythe, CA.