Olathe parents choose positivity after daughter's suicide

Marc LaVoie
July 24, 2018 - 4:51 am

Chris and Marie Lengquist


Emma Lengquist Memorial Puppy Parade is Saturday, August 4. Proceeds will benefit PawsAbilities of Olathe and Inclusion Connections.

Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. The Puppy Parade follows at 9:30.



Kansas City's Morning News
July 24, 2018 - 9:45 am
Emma Lengquist was a special needs girl who suffered from mental illness and took her own life in February, 2018. Her parents, Chris and Marie, are working to raise awareness about mental health and suicide among young people. The family is holding a charity benefit in Emma's honor on August 4.


To find more information about the Puppy Parade and to donate click here.

To see YouTube videos of Emma and her father click here and here and here.

To read Chris Lengquist's touching and intimate blog posts and to learn more about Emma click here.



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