Fund created in memory of Mets staffer Shannon Forde

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A fund has been established to help the family of former Mets media relations executive Shannon Forde, who died last week after a long battle with breast cancer.

Forde – who worked with the Mets for the last two decades – died on March 4.  She is survived by her husband John, and two children 8-year-old Nicholas and 5-year-old Kendall.

Contributions can be made online at http://www.dprf.org and checks can be sent to P.O. Box 3145, Point Pleasant N.J. 08742.