Kevin Brennan, who will be giving a reading at the church service this evening, said the attacks had been a "terrible experience" and a "great shock" for the community in Ely.
I think everyone's heart goes out to (Ms Menzies) but also to those motherless children now, and I am sure there is going to be a lot of support for the community as a result.
People were just going about their normal daily lives, picking up their kids from school, on their way home on a lovely sunny day - they shouldn't have to see what they saw on Friday afternoon.
Somebody deliberately driving a vehicle, apparently, at people, at women and children. People then having to help those that were injured ... It was a terrible experience for the community and it has been a great shock.
Hundreds gathered to share their grief at a sombre church and prayer service after a hit-and-run rampage left one mother dead.
The shocked community of Ely in Cardiff will gather to pray for the victims of Friday's terrible hit-and-run attacks in the Welsh capital.