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Honoring a friend

Friend of Shen crash victim hopes foundation is a big hit

Troy Farkas, 17, left, poses with Deanna Rivers, who was killed Dec. 1 in a car crash on the Northway. Farkas is collecting used softball and baseball gear in memory of Rivers and donating it to victims of Hurricane Sandy.
Troy Farkas, 17, left, poses with Deanna Rivers, who was killed Dec. 1 in a car crash on the Northway. Farkas is collecting used softball and baseball gear in memory of Rivers and donating it to victims of Hurricane Sandy.
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A Shenendehowa High School junior has hit on a way to turn his grief over losing a friend into assisting young people who have lived through a natural disaster. Troy Farkas is helping Deanna Rivers live on by collecting used softball and baseball equipment and gear and donating them to youth leagues in parts of southern New Jersey hit hard by Hurricane Sandy in October. The new foundation he created, Deanna’s Dugout, and will hold ...

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