UNDATED (WHTC) -- A fundraiser in memory of a Grandville High School teen who died in March takes place on Friday. Ryan Fischer was only 17-years-old when he died as the result of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy in March. Fischer who was co-captain of Grandville High’s hockey team died in his sleep. Ryan’s mother and one of his friends, Morgan Carter organized the event. A special viewing of the new movie, “Captain America-The Winter Soldier” takes place at 7 P.M. at Celebration Cinema at RiverTown Crossings Mall. Theater general manager Betsy Artz says she was told that Captain America was one of Ryan’s favorite movies. Tickets cost $20 and include the movie ticket, pop and popcorn. Eight dollars of each ticket goes to the Ryan Fischer Memorial Scholarship Fund. The special showing of “Captain America-The Winter Soldier” is scheduled for this Friday, April 18th. Artz said that they will make another theater available for the movie if enough people attend.
Story by: Diane E Coston