There's a relief that we have something tangible, that we have my mom's body and we have the car. It's a big relief to be able to put closure to this. I really feel for everyone out there who has someone missing and they still have no news, because it drives you crazy.
I think it's shameful that there is no barrier there. It's just shameful. Nobody saw the car drive off the ramp. Nobody heard it splash in the water.
She was a very devoted pediatrician who spent her life studying medicine and helping others. She gave free medications to her patients and went the extra mile to help those in need. She's my role model.
She was just one of those people. Things she didn't have to do, she would do. She didn't have to work in Oakland, but she chose to.