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Jess Beecher died due to complications from epilepsy on July 17, 2007. Her parents, Jason and Amy Beecher of West Fargo, and brother Noah, will be visiting over a dozen national parks and monuments throughout the West while on a 21-day journey where Jason will take photos that will be for sale to raise money to help support the battle against epilepsy and tuberous sclerosis.

Journey for Jess helping the battle against epilepsy

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After 18 months of planning, Jason and Amy Beecher, along with their son Noah, are traveling about 8,000 miles to raise support of the battle against epilepsy and their also support their daughter, Jess, who died of the disease in 2007.


"Initially we thought just Amy and I but it has evolved into a family event," Jason Beecher, West Fargo, said.

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