In Memoriam: Vincent Tran
The Department of Communication is deeply saddened by the sudden passing of Vincent Tran, an undergraduate Communication major. According to the Diamondback, Mr. Tran, "a senior at the University of Maryland, died suddenly Friday night in his home...He was 22 years old." Mr. Tran was studying public relations and worked at the Terrapin Learning Commons desk in McKeldin Library.
A GoFundMe page has been established to assist Mr. Tran's family with funeral expenses. The family will host a viewing for Tran's "last farewell" at Francis J. Collins Funeral Home, located at 500 University Blvd. W in Silver Spring, on Sept. 6 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. There will be a viewing held at the same location on Sept. 8 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. The burial ceremony will take place at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, located at 13801 Georgia Ave. in Silver Spring. on September 9.
The thoughts and prayers of everyone in the Department of Communication are extended to Mr. Tran's family and friends.