DEL NORTE – Thursday, Sept. 26, Del Norte High School students planted a tree between the countryman building at the high school and the Tiger Field House in memory of Mitch Tuoti. The tree was purchased by the BIONICS club with proceeds donated by DNHS students.
Del Norte resident Mitchell Tuoti, 16, died August 2, 2013 at his home in Del Norte from complications of cancer.
“His classmates have been really supportive,” said Lucy Tuoti, Mitch’s mother.
At Mitch’s funeral, members of the football team showed up in their football jerseys.
“That was a very touching moment,” said Lyle Tuoti, Mitch’s father.
For the complete article see the 10-03-2013 issue.