Cecilia Bernadette Chmura took her own life after her application for assisted death was denied. Her husband, David Dunn, held her while she died on Jan. 18.
Dunn, 59, was arrested that day, shortly after he called 911.
“If my wife had been granted her request, none of that would have happened,” he said..
Four more people have died of E. coli infections spread by romaine lettuce and 25 more illnesses have been reported, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Friday.
The walk begins Saturday with a leg from Dockweiler State Beach to San Pedro. On Sunday, the group will walk from Long Beach to Newport. The walk also will take the group to Anaheim and Irvine before heading south and east.