David Kandelaki, age 31

Lost to gun violence on January 18, 2018 in Louisville, Kentucky.

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  • Nickname:
    4 Dato
    1 Dave
    1 DK
  • Number of children:
    8 2
  • Personality:
    4 Sweet, honest, dedicated, loyal
    4 Compassionate
    4 Selfless
    2 Kind
    2 Old soul
    2 Witty
    2 He was full of love and light
    3 Smart and driven
    2 an Artist and a Scientist all at once
  • Occupation:
    2 Doctor in training
    2 Medical Student
  • Workplace:
    3 caregiver for attorney
  • Schools attended:
    3 Avalon University School of Medicine
  • Comments:
    1 He will be remembered always.
    1 Words can’t describe how much he will be missed.
    2 He was everything good and warm enough to fill this whole world with love.
    2 Caring, selfless, ambitious doctor with a great future ahead of him. Humanity is at loss.
    2 The best always leave first.
    1 David was truly an angel...what a loss!
    1 Truly an angel and light in this dark world. You will be missed.
    4 Dato, I come here almost everyday and it's still so hard to accept you're gone 💔
    2 I miss you.

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