About Cita C.


Cita Coniconde came to the USA from the Philippines on June 5, 1968. She is a retired teacher who taught for 4 years in the Philippines and 30 years at Waterford Michigan School district. During summer vacation she worked as a tour guide for European tour. After retiring in 1998 she took a drive with some friends to Chicago IL. While leaving a rest area outside of Kalamazoo they were hit by an oncoming car from the expressway rolling the car and throwing Cita to the side of the freeway. Cita suffered a spinal cord injury which left her paralyzed from waist down.