MENDON, Mass. – the Blackstone River Watershed Association will hold an outdoor memorial service and walk to celebrate the life of Pieter de Jong who passed away on Feb. 3, 2021. The service will be held at 1 p.m., on Sunday, Oct. 24, from 34 George St.

Participants will walk from Pieter’s former residence and enjoy the area he loved, enjoyed, and protected. The walk will be led by Peter Coffin and Susan Thomas and will last about 45 minutes. After the celebration and walk in Pieter’s honor, BRWA will be serving dessert and coffee and offering the opportunity for everyone to gather and share their memories together.

Register for the walk at www.bit.ly/pdjmemorialwalk . The rain date is Sunday, Nov. 7.

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