Celebration of Yu’s life will be today

Cristina YuA celebration of the life of Cristina Yu, who worked as a librarian at the Z. Smith Reynolds Library for 22 years, will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 9, at Brendle Recital Hall. It will be followed by a reception.

Yu, 52, died Thursday, Nov. 3, at the Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home. Her husband, Wei-Chin Lee, is a professor in political science, and one of their daughters, Rae-yao, is a freshman at Wake Forest. Their other daughter, Rae-ling, is a junior at Reagan High School.

Those who would like to contribute to a book fund in Cristina’s memory can send a check to the Z. Smith Reynolds Library.

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