Putnam Valley father will discuss battle and book
Joe Bagnato of Putnam Valley will share the story of his 15-year-old daughter Caitlyn’s 10-month battle with Stage 4 liver cancer and his book, Caitlyn’s F.I.G.H.T (Family Inspires Great Hope Together), at the Howland Public Library in Beacon at 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 14.
After Caitlyn’s death in 2009, Bagnato created a foundation to provide emotional support and financial assistance to children at Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital at Westchester Medical Center who are battling rare forms of cancer and blood disorders. To learn more, visit caitlynsfight.org. The library is located at 313 Main St.