The Memorial Tree was Planted in her memory at 14th street and the Boardwalk in Ocean City. The tree is steps away from Bob’s Grill where Casey was working during the summer. Russel Hendricks from Bob’s Grill said that Casey was a lovely girl and thought she was over qualified but instead she was very happy at Bob’s. Casey was endeared by all of the customers and staff.
CASEY FELDMAN BIOGRAPHY
APRIL 6, 1988 – JULY 17, 2009.
CASEY A. FELDMAN, 21 YEARS OLD, WAS STRUCK BY A DISTRACTED MOTORIST ON JULY 17, 2009 IN A CROSSWALK DURING DAYLIGHT HOURS WHEN ON HER WAY TO A SUMMER JOB AS A WAITRESS IN OCEAN CITY, N.J. A SENIOR AT FORDHAM UNIVERSITY IN NYC, CASEY DIED SOME 5 HOURS LATER AT THE ATLANTIC CITY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL.
CASEY WAS BORN APRIL 6, 1988, THE DAUGHTER OF JOEL FELDMAN AND DIANNE ANDERSON AND THE SISTER OF BRETT FELDMAN. SHE WAS RAISED IN SPRINGFIELD (DELAWARE COUNTY), PA. AND GRADUATED FROM SPRINGFIELD HIGH SCHOOL IN 2006. AN HONORS STUDENT, FELDMAN WAS MULTI-TALENTED, ACTING IN THEATER PRODUCTIONS AND SINGING IN THE CHORUS. SHE ALSO POURED HER ENERGY INTO WRITING AND JOURNALISM, ANCHORING THE SCHOOL’S NEWS PROGRAM, WRITING AND EDITING THE SCHOOL NEWSPAPER AND SERVING AS SENIOR EDITOR OF THE YEARBOOK. IN ADDITION, CASEY WAS THE LEAD CRITIC FROM SPRINGFIELD HIGH SCHOOL FOR THE GREATER PHILADELPHIA REGION CAPPIES, A THEATER REVIEW AND WRITING PROGRAM.