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Martha Corey-Ochoa, 18, the 2012 Dobbs Ferry High (Credit: Dobbs Ferry High School)

Martha Corey-Ochoa, 18, the 2012 Dobbs Ferry High School valedictorian, died from a fall at Columbia University on Aug. 27, 2012 in what is being investigated as an apparent suicide, officials said.

Martha Corey-Ochoa remembered

Family and friends gather to path their respects to Dobbs Ferry's Martha Corey-Ochoa who died earlier this week at Columbia University. (Sept. 1, 2012)

Martha Corey-Ochoa, 18, the 2012 Dobbs Ferry High
(Credit: Dobbs Ferry High School)

Martha Corey-Ochoa, 18, the 2012 Dobbs Ferry High School valedictorian, died from a fall at Columbia University on Aug. 27, 2012 in what is being investigated as an apparent suicide, officials said.

The casket of Martha Corey-Ochoa is loaded into
(Credit: John Meore)

The casket of Martha Corey-Ochoa is loaded into the hears as friends, family and former classmates gather at Immaculate Conception Church to remember the 18-year-old, who died after falling from her 14th floor dorm room at Columbia University. (Sept. 1, 2012)

Friends, family and former classmates gather at Immaculate
(Credit: John Meore)

Friends, family and former classmates gather at Immaculate Conception Church in Irvington for the funeral of Martha Corey-Ochoa, 18, who died after falling from her 14th floor dorm room at Columbia University. (Sept. 1, 2012)

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George Ochoa and Melinda Corey exit the Immaculate
(Credit: John Meore)

George Ochoa and Melinda Corey exit the Immaculate Conception Church in Irvington as friends, family and former classmates gather for the funeral of Martha Corey-Ochoa, 18, who died after falling from her 14th floor dorm room at Columbia University. (Sept. 1, 2012)

Friends, family and former classmates gather at Immaculate
(Credit: John Meore)

Friends, family and former classmates gather at Immaculate Conception Church in Irvington for the funeral of Martha Corey-Ochoa, 18, who died after falling from her 14th floor dorm room at Columbia University. (Sept. 1, 2012)

Family and former classmates gather and console each
(Credit: John Meore)

Family and former classmates gather and console each other at Immaculate Conception Church in Irvington for the funeral of Martha Corey-Ochoa, 18, who died after falling from her 14th floor dorm room at Columbia University. (Sept. 1, 2012)

Family and former classmates gather and console each
(Credit: John Meore)

Family and former classmates gather and console each other at Immaculate Conception Church in Irvington for the funeral of Martha Corey-Ochoa, 18, who died after falling from her 14th floor dorm room at Columbia University. (Sept. 1, 2012)

Friends, family and former classmates gather at Immaculate
(Credit: John Meore)

Friends, family and former classmates gather at Immaculate Conception Church in Irvington for the funeral of Martha Corey-Ochoa, 18, who died after falling from her 14th floor dorm room at Columbia University. (Sept. 1, 2012)

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Friends, family and former classmates gather at Immaculate
(Credit: John Meore)

Friends, family and former classmates gather at Immaculate Conception Church in Irvington for the funeral of Martha Corey-Ochoa, 18, who died after falling from her 14th floor dorm room at Columbia University. (Sept. 1, 2012)

Martha Corey-Ochoa died in a fall from John
(Credit: News 12)

Martha Corey-Ochoa died in a fall from John Jay Hall at 114th Street and Amsterdam Avenue, according to emails published by the Columbia Spectator from Kevin Shollenberger, dean of student affairs.

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