Soldier from Roxbury killed in Iraq

Friends, family mourn aspiring math teacher

Joan Duran planned to become a college math teacher. Joan Duran planned to become a college math teacher.
By Javier C. Hernandez
Globe Correspondent / August 13, 2007

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They called him Superman. He could outrun pit bulls on neighborhood streets and lift hundreds of pounds over his head. When his car flipped over three times on a highway, he pulled a shred of glass from his eye and calmly walked away. He even dressed the part, filling his closet with Superman T-shirts and sleeping under Man of Steel ... (Full article: 717 words)

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