Locals remember the day John Fitzgerald Kennedy died

By WKTV News

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - People across the nation remember where they were the day John F. Kennedy was assassinated. We talked to some local people about how they remember that day, November 22, 1963.

Seniors at the Parkway Senior Center say while 50 years have gone by, the images are so ingrained in their minds, it feels like it was yesterday.

Click the video to hear from Evelyn Malara, a Utica resident, Fran Giruzzi, a New Hartford resident, and Irene Zwir, another Utica resident.

The stories are endless, and it wasn't just November 22nd. The nation was in shock for weeks after the assassination, and the aftershock of losing a president continued for years.

Tonight, NBC has special programming on the 50-year anniversary of the assassination of JFK. It starts at 9 p.m. on WKTV NewsChannel 2.

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