Victims of commuter plane crash in Buffalo

February 14, 2009 12:59:29 PM PST
One of the victims of Continental Flight 3407, Beverly Eckert, was a Sept. 11 widow who put her never-ending grief to good use to make the country safer. Names of people killed in crash of Continental Connection Flight 3407. The names have been provided by employers, relatives or friends.


Crew members:

- Capt. Marvin Renslow, pilot, of Lutz, Fla.
- Rebecca Shaw, first officer, of Maple Valley, Wash.
- Matilda Quintero, flight attendant, of Woodbridge, N.J.
- Donna Prisco, flight attendant.
- Capt. Joseph Zuffoletto, off-duty crew member, of Newark, N.J., and Jamestown, N.Y.



- David Borner, of Pendleton, N.Y. Worked for Kraft Foods.
- Alison Des Forges, of Buffalo, one of the world's leading experts on the genocide in Rwanda.
- Beverly Eckert, of Stamford, Conn., whose husband died in the World Trade Center attacks of Sept. 11, 2001.
- John Fiore, of Grand Island, N.Y., recently retired from the Air Force.
- Ron Gonzalez, of New Brunswick, N.J., director of a youth services program.
- Kevin Johnston, employee at Henkel Corp. adhesive factory in Buffalo.
- Ellyce Kausner, student at Florida Coastal School of Law. - Nicole Korczykowski, of Eden, N.Y.
- Bethany Kushner, of Angola, N.Y., college student.
- Maddy Loftus, of Parsippany, N.J. Headed to Buffalo for weekend reunion of women hockey players.
- Lorin Maurer, who worked raising money for Princeton University's athletics department.
- Dawn Mossop, of Bloomfield, N.J., an executive secretary at Schering-Plough and Donald Mossop's wife.
- Donald Mossop, of Bloomfield, N.J., a technician for Xerox and Dawn Mossop's husband.
- Shawn Mossop, of Bloomfield, N.J., Donald and Dawn Mossop's 12-year-old son.
- Coleman Mellett, of East Brunswick, N.J., guitarist in jazz musician Chuck Mangione's band.
- Gerry Niewood, of Glen Ridge, N.J., saxophonist and member of jazz musician Chuck Mangione's band.
- Mary Pettys, of West Seneca, N.Y., software director for an insurance firm.
- Ferris Reid, of Bloomfield, N.J. Dawn Mossop's sister. - Jean Srnecz, of Clinton, N.J., senior vice president of
merchandising at Charlotte, N.C.-based Baker and Taylor.
- Susan Wehle, of Amherst, N.Y., cantor at Temple Beth Am in Williamsville.
- Clay Yarber, of Riverside, Calif., member of several Tampa Bay, Fla.-area bands over the past several decades.
- Four employees from the Amherst office of Northrup Grumman. The defense contractor declined to name the employees.

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