Founder of K9s for Warriors, Shari Duval, has passed away the first week of February after multiple battles with cancer. She passed a month before their headquarters was renamed to the Shari Duval Campus in her honor. Duval devoted her life to pairing struggling veterans with canine companions. The 75-year-old CEO leaves behind her son, veteran K9 police officer who served two tours in Iraq. The prestigious organization is known amongst several Jacksonville communities. The family is accepting donations at www.k9sforwarriors.org.