Even in high school, Molly K. Macauley stood out.
It was her clever idea to build a giant pig for the Latin club's homecoming parade float, a former high school classmate recalled during Macauley's funeral service Saturday morning.
Ed Senn described how Macauley and her other classmates at Falls Church High School yelled phrases in pig Latin as they rode on the giant float, earning them the first-place prize.
"We knew in high school that she would be a leader and touch a great many lives," Senn said after the service.
He was among the half-dozen mourners who shared memories of Macauley at the Second Presbyterian Church, where most of the pews were...