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Christina's Organs Go to Girl in Boston

Tucson victim's dad would like to give recipient a hug
By Polly Davis Doig,  Newser Staff
Posted Jan 15, 2011 6:37 AM CST
Dad: We Donated Christina's Organs
Roxanna Green, John Green, and Dallas Green during the funeral of 9-year-old Christina Taylor Green, Thursday, Jan. 13, 2011, in Tucson, Ariz.   (AP Photo/Greg Bryan, Pool)

(Newser) – Christina Taylor Green gave one last time, in the form of some of her organs, which were donated to a little girl in Boston. "It was very poignant to find out. That's what Christina was all about," father John Green tells CNN. "It's a blessing." Green said he and his wife would like to meet the recipient one day, "and I'd give her a big hug." (Read more Tucson, Arizona stories.)

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