A memorial service is planned for Crystal Rodriguez, a Roseville woman who died in a parasailing accident while on her honeymoon in the Bahamas.
The service is set for 11 a.m. Monday at Bayside Church, 8191 Sierra College Blvd., Roseville.
Rodriguez and her husband, Victor, were newlyweds celebrating the last day of their honeymoon June 16 in the Bahamas when their parasailing harness snapped, plunging them about 40 feet into the water.
Crystal Rodriguez, 22, was pronounced dead at a local hospital.
Her husband, also 22, suffered extensive internal injuries. He returned to the Sacramento area July 19 after several weeks of hospitalization in Florida, and is recovering at his parents' home.
The couple had no insurance, but offers of help poured in from the community. Members of the church they attended, Bayside, set up a memorial fund to help pay for medical and funeral expenses.
"We are so incredibly blessed," said Victor Rodriguez's mother, Jeanne Rodriguez. "The kindness of people we don't even know not only financially, but the prayers and everything just blows us away."
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