Jacket is more than a piece of clothing

Jacket is more than a piece of clothing

There are 5 comments on the LA Daily News story from Feb 9, 2010, titled Jacket is more than a piece of clothing. In it, LA Daily News reports that:

Left to right - Canoga Park High School athletes Maria Ruvalcaba , Marcy Rodriguez and Abel DeHaro receive surprise letterman jackets from Kathy Mattes in her late father's memory.

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United States

#1 Feb 9, 2010
That is very thoughtful! It's nice to read about these stories in some troubling times.
Barbara Dunlap

Lynwood, CA

#2 Feb 18, 2010
No doubt in my mind..... that is the warm and thoughtful woman that i knew years ago and this article warmed my heart so.... to have such a dedicated father..who gave so much to his family and country and school....You are awesome Kathy....He surely was with you that night and is very, very, proud <3
Maria Munoz-Nebbia

Dana Point, CA

#3 May 21, 2010
This is a very touching story. I got a lump in my throat and my eyes almost teared. It is nice to hear about parents' dedication for their families and people who honor them. I can only imagine how great Kathy's gesture made these CPHS students feel. Felicidades a todos!

Simi Valley, CA

#4 Nov 11, 2010
love you maria!!! you rock my world.

United States

#5 Oct 9, 2013
CPHS wrote:
love you maria!!! you rock my world.
Love you too random citizen!!! You rock my world.

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