Rafael Avina, age 38

Lost to gun violence on January 28, 2017 in Modesto, California.

Photo sources:

News sources:

52 candles have been lit for Rafael.
Light a candle for Rafael.

The people with the most candles in the past 24 hours are featured on our homepage.

Ask your friends to light a candle or come back tomorrow to light another candle for Rafael.

You can add to Rafael's profile:

  • Nickname:
    5 turtle
    4 el coyote
  • Number of children:
    1 2
  • Personality:
    2 always with a smile
  • Occupation:
  • Workplace:
  • Schools attended:
    1 ceres highschool
  • Comments:
    1 RIP BROTHER
    1 Rest in peace primo Rafa, always on my mind.
    1 Always in my Heart 🐢💔
    1 we miss you turtle💜💜

Other nearby fatal shootings: