Stepanie Van Dyke - Klamath Falls, OR
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff
N 42° 13.626 W 121° 46.698
10T E 600818 N 4675713
Quick Description: A pavilion located in Klamath Commons Park is dedicated to a local doctor who tragically died and contains a quote referenced to her.
Location: Oregon, United States
Date Posted: 5/16/2021 6:09:59 PM
Waymark Code: WM148J2
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member TheBeanTeam
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Long Description:
Located in Klamath Falls' newest city park, Klamath Commons, is a pavilion with two pergola-like structures containing a quote which reads:

"Rather than assuming time will change the wrongs of the world, in reality, we have to change them ourselves." - Stephanie Van Dyke

Van Dyke was a great proponent of creating a downtown park for children up until her passing. She died tragically in a snowsledding accident. The local hospital, Sky Lakes Medical Center where she was employed was the major donor to building the park in her memory, along with other local volunteers.
1112 Main St. Klamath Falls, OR

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