Thank you for taking time to visit the Tony Kirchgessner Memorial donation page, to raise funds for his daughter Julia's education. We are deeply saddened by this tragedy and want to support his family in any way we can. Thank you so much for your thoughts, prayers, well wishes, and incredible support.
Tony touched many lives. We would love to have tributes and photos posted here, along with your financial contributions. Here is one tribute that was distributed to the New York Botanical Garden staff, just after we learned of Tony's passing:
Dear Colleagues, I am very saddened to report that Tony Kirchgessner, Information Manager in the William and Lynda Steere Herbarium, passed away suddenly this weekend. He was representing the Garden at a biodive...