DaShawn Martin, age 15

Lost to gun violence on June 26, 2017 in Chicago, Illinois.

DaShawn was the youngest of Elizabeth Coats' three children.

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  • Nickname:
    1 lil d.
  • Number of children:
  • Personality:
    3 always laughing
    3 nice kid
    2 Yesss 😭
    1 Wassup Ghee😭😭
  • Occupation:
    1 Comedian🚫🧢
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  • Schools attended:
    2 Marcus Garvey
    1 Shoop
  • Comments:
    1 This is sooooo 😦.. we are losing 2 many of our young kids.. Prayers go out 2 the fam..
    1 he told my son to always look after his sister ... he was a good kid
    2 I love you Deshawn I never felt no pain like this always and forever -Danielle
    1 i love you cuz everthing i do is for u now 💯🙏🏾
    1 love and miss you lil cuz tell my brother stephen i miss him
    1 dashawn im so sorry i feel bad why to young boys have to die
    1 Today is 4/19/18 Happy Birthday!

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