Candlelight ceremony marks Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day Oct. 15
King’s Daughters Medical Center Women’s Services program will
present a candlelight ceremony on Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance
Day, Saturday, Oct. 15, from 6 to 7 p.m. in Ashland’s Central Park.
The event is open to anyone who has experienced the loss of a baby at
any time during pregnancy or after delivery. Candlelight service and prayer
will take place near the park fountain at the corner of 22nd Street and
“As we prepare to gather our observance of Pregnancy and Infant
Loss Remembrance Day, my hope is to reach the parents in our region who’ve
lost little ones,” said Cathie Whitt, RN, Labor and Delivery. “We
are here both to remember and to honor their short lives. Their babies
are precious, important, and loved!”
The Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support Group meets at 7 p.m. the second
Thursday of every month in the KDMC Health Education Center (lower level
of the Lexington Avenue parking facility). New members are welcome.
For more information about the special event or the support group, please
contact Cathie Whitt at (606) 408-2152 or email to Cathie.Whitt@kdmc.kdhs.us.