Jacob Walerko, age 25

Lost to gun violence on November 23, 2017 in Fort Wayne, Indiana.

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  • Number of children:
    1 None of his own. But his gf had two a boy and a girl
  • Personality:
    1 didn't know a stranger, always a gentleman, so much love to give
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  • Schools attended:
    1 Tippecanoe Valley High School
  • Comments:
    1 I am so sorry
    1 God bless you
    1 Tragic
    1 Jacobs murder was so senseless
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