Benefit Dinner Aids Southbury Resident Fighting Leukemia

Southbury resident Otto Funderburk, 13, a competitive swimmer and star baseball player, is currently battling acute myeloid leukemia. To help with costs associated with his treatment, family friends have planned the Otto Strong Benefit Dinner, 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday, November 18, at Julio’s Wood-Fired Pizza and Grill, 220 Main St. South. Otto is pictured with his parents, Mark and Leigh, and his younger sisters, Tess and LuLu.

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