His Wife Died in the Santa Fe School Shooting. The World’s Sympathy May Keep Him Alive. – The New York Times
In a grim layering of American tragedies, a 67-year-old man with a lung disease was able to crowdfund his medical treatment only after his wife died in the Santa Fe, Tex., school shooting.
Cynthia Tisdale, 63, a substitute teacher at Santa Fe High School, was among the victims in Friday’s shooting, in which a student used a shotgun and a handgun to kill eight students and two teachers.