Jonah Rivera, age 38

Lost to gun violence on January 26, 2018 in Sabine Pass, Texas.

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  • Nickname:
    9 Taco-Mexican
    9 Jonah Bear
    8 Baby daddy
    2 baby
    1 my man
  • Number of children:
    1 had 8 kids
    13 Just carrying a name doesn’t make them his
    4 Unknown
    1 he loved my ,4 i know that
  • Personality:
    11 jonah was the light in people's life's. And loved his kids. a great man
    11 Jonah could fix anything with just looking at
    10 Jonah had a heart for God and even in his troubled life his heart was good.
    7 Jonah was a loving and caring man. He will be missed.
    8 He was always so full of life and love. Miss that infectious smile!
    7 He was a great friend. Will be missed :(
    9 Jonah brightened up not only the room but the world! He gave the best bear hugs!
    7 i remember when i met u and never will forget u. rest easy..
    8 I will always love you
    6 Loved pinging.
    6 Had a big heart
  • Occupation:
    5 Jack of all trades
  • Workplace:
    2 Triangle Resources/Paskell Drilling
  • Schools attended:
    1 Port Neches
    2 Sabine Pass
  • Comments:
    6 Jonah was a good and decent human being. something you don't see often any more in this world.
    5 loving, caring, a smile that could light the room,a realladies man, Mr fix it, and a goof ball.
    2 Jonah knew how to have fun. That man knew how to 2 step like no other! Dance in Heaven my friend!
    5 Jonah I will forever carry you in my heart. I love you!
    5 You are on my mind every single day!! I miss you so much!!
    6 I miss you Jonah!! I will always remember always keep our memories alive.
    7 I luh loo <3
    1 i love you jonah!! i miss you baby !!!
    3 I miss you so much Jonah!!!
    2 I miss your face!!
    1 Happy thanksgiving sweet angel!!
    1 Our son is growing up so big and he has your heart!

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