Laurie Recht

 

Age: 53

 

Summary: mother of Rebecca Recht, a 14-year-old Vancouver, Washington girl who suffered from cerebral palsy and dyslexia who met and befriended folk musician Peter Yarrow of the famed trio Peter, Paul & Mary when he performed a benefit concert at a private school for dyslexics called Park Academy, where her daughter was a student.

 

 

Cause of Death: Prescription drug overdose in an apparent murder-suicide

 

Born: September 8, 1953

 

Died: October 11, 2007

 

Location: Vancouver, Washington