Luis Quinonez, age 19

Lost to gun violence on September 8, 2019 in San Francisco, California.

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  • Nickname:
    19 Luisito
    7 Big Bro
    4 grandson of MAMA JEJE.
    4 BIG SITO...
    6 LongLiveLuis
    3 SITO
    6 MacLou
    2 TheGENERAL
    2 "CUSITO" by Mama Myriam
    2 "Mi Niño" (by his mama Jeje)
  • Number of children:
    1 KAA (Wish we still had it) a beautiful snake.
    2 Leopard gekko ( so pretty and sweet... RIP)
    1 BLUE! Your Beloved Dog... He is making it one day at a time, being 13 yrs old. Missing your love
  • Personality:
    8 very smart and intelectual young man
    4 Funny , caring , charismatic
    4 supportive, loving, forgiving and caring.
    4 Goofy and motivated young man, realest out and a great person
    3 Committed to abolishing the school to prison pipeline, brilliant
    4 Big Heart
    2 Loved Nature and the great outdoors, Music, Food Connoisseur.
    2 Always made sure you where ok 🤞🏼
    2 Great debater. Intellectual. Loved history. Greek mythology. Comic books.
  • Occupation:
    2 Public Defender of the Bullied at School
    3 Scholar of the world around him.
  • Workplace:
    2 Community United for Restorative Youth Justice
    2 C.U.R.Y.J.
  • Schools attended:
  • Comments:
    3 I love you son. We are your voice now. You will never be forgotten.
    2 Sito Forever!!! Long Live Luis!!!
    3 we forever love you sito ❤️
    3 Love you Sito forever and always. Long Live Luis!!!
    3 An amazing light to everyone, an intellectual, goofy , caring young man
    3 Love you we will all miss you always
    3 Forever in my heart💔💔💔
    3 praying and being there for ya'll Family
    3 We love and miss you everyday. watch over us and visit us in our dreams. I love you forever Son.
    4 loving and always down to ride for the ones he cared about miss you everyday
    3 You'll never be forgotten. Love you
    2 Always thinking of you Love you Sito!!!
    2 Rest in Heaven Sito!
    2 This emptiness that is felt without you here is so painful.
    2 I'll always fight for you ❤️
    3 Fearless. Unbound. Your actions inspire me to be what I should not what I am.
    3 Rest in peace mijo 🙏🏻
    2 Nothing feels right without you here. This is unbelievable.
    2 I love you. Your baby brothers miss you. Visit us please.
    2 Forever in our minds and heart
    2 Missing your smile and those dimples, I love you Son.
    2 Gone but not forgottenplesse look after añl of us wjo will miss you until we meet agian.
    3 Good morning Sito, i miss you so much. Continue to watch over all of us WE LOVE YOU!!
    2 Mijo, In my mind every second of the day. Mama Jeje
    2 Forever in our hearts
    2 Show me in my dreams, HOW to live WITHOUT YOU! 2:18 am still awake, mama Jeje
    5 i love you baby. i think about you every second of the day.
    2 Miss you every day. I feel the Agony all the way in my bones. I love you😔
    2 still doesnt feel real and ill forever count the days until we meet again i love you sito
    3 Lorenzo and Luciano send you hugs and kisses. They miss you and love you very much❤️
    5 My babyboy. My everything. I need you back with us. I love you.
    3 Goodnight Sito, missing you more than ever right now
    2 its a beautiful day today i wish you were here. i miss you baby plz watch over me
    2 Love you Sito
    2 THE MOON! is specially bright and huge tonight. I miss you my Sito. Jeje
    2 I wish I could see that big smile of yours love you sito
    2 the days are becoming somber and cloudy and cold, just as my life without you, mama jeje
    2 my heart aches everyday bro i love you forever continue to watch over me
    2 I hate that the holidays are approaching and you are not here. I❤️u Son.
    2 hey baby, its my first day back to work today. plz walk me thru it i love you💘
    4 Sito please protect Luciano today as he goes into surgery. I told him you love him. We ❤️U.
    1 My "missing you" has become a huge agony by the hour. Can't see it calming down... (mama Jeje)
    1 I used to tell you "life is what you are to me" Now, life has no sense (mama Jeje)
    2 goodnight baby boy. i wanna smother you with goodnight kisses
    2 I miss you so much Sito. My Heart aches so bad. I love you mijo.
    2 Thanksgiving wont be the same without you. Miss you everyday Sito Love u kid!!!
    2 happy thanksgiving papi i love you💘
    2 Happy Thanksgiving bro I love you! i know you're grubbin up there🦃❤️
    2 ♥️♥️♥️♥️♥️♥️
    2 I love you brother I wish you was here with us not a day I don’t think about you 🥺💗
    2 Thinking of you tonight as we finished decorating the tree. 💔
    1 Not being a traditional on celebrations, BUT MISSING ALL YOUR ENERGY (jeje)
    2 writing on here makes me a feel a little closer to you. i miss you babes
    2 praying for you and your parents who miss you so much 🙏🏻♥️
    3 Happy Holidays Sito! You are truely missed 🎄🤗💕🙏
    2 se pierde la juventud se pierde la vida misma.. ni uno màs!
    2 Xmas decorations are up Son, hope you like them❤️🙏🎄
    1 Missing U Terribly! "Life is what you MEAN to me" remember? (gdma Jeje)
    2 i love you luis.
    2 Miss you Kid!!!
    3 I always hear you saying Hey Ma! I love you Son❤️
    2 HOW I wish to hear "I love you Grandma!" Seeing you coming up the stairs ...
    2 merry christmas baby boy💋 missing you bad. i love you.
    3 wishing u were just on vacation n your on your way to surprise me for my bday. love you babes
    2 My Son, a new year without you. Life will never be the same.
    2 I❤️U as do your baby brothers. We all miss you so much💔
    2 Happy New Year kid. Love n miss u so much. Years will never b the same!!!
    2 Wishing you were here to bring in this new year with us LOVE YOU FOR LIFE
    3 new years wasnt the same without you babes. i love you
    2 Come to Our Dreams My boy! Give us That Oasis to Our dry days!! yeye
    3 Dreamt about you last night and let me tell you bro i'm wishing that dream never ended 💔
    2 i could never feel alone wit u. ill give up everything i own for u. almost ashamed how im mesmerized
    2 Happy Heavenly New Years Sito! Continue to watch over your family ❤️
    2 Its been 4 months Son. I miss you so bad. Be My Guiding light. ❤️❤️❤️
    2 praying for justice for Sito 🙏🏻
    2 Today marks 4 months, WE LOVE YOU LUIS!!!! FOREVER AND EVER
    2 im gonna be strong for you in court tomorrow. i love you babes and i will forever hold it down
    4 Justice For LUIS🙏🏽♥️
    2 love you lil bro! aint a day i dont think about you. keep it lit up there til we meet again ❤
    4 I was ur 900th like... you would have laughed. I❤️U Son.
    2 i miss u so much babycakes. i think about that night all the time and my heart races. i need you.
    3 Ciano turns 6 today. Another bday without you. Send ur baby bro some ❤️ today.
    2 On Cianito's Bday, marks exactly 4 months since we put your body in your eternal home. (Jeje)
    3 *its hard for me to take the right steps to heal. i miss you a lot
    3 I miss us staying up watching movies. I miss you so much it hurts. I love you Son.
    2 Dreamt about you the other day, miss you bro wish i could hear your voice
    2 Love you lil bro you missed down here like fuck !!!!
    2 Give me the strength to keep going. Your brothers and I Love you and miss you. come visit me.❤️
    2 baby. i had a dream about you finally.
    2 I had a dream very early in September, I pray for having another one soon. (MamaJeje)
    2 i dreamt about you again last night. your hug felt so real. i miss you baby
    1 About 5 months of your absence 💔🖤
    2 we miss you nephew!! things will never be the same without you!!
    2 just lighted candle
    2 Hey bro Niners play in the superbowl today we didnt take the W but thats okay Love you
    2 i know you were watching up there in heaven missing you forever bro
    3 Blue sure misses all the love... Nobody kisses and hugs him again. I Miss You!! ♥️♥️♥️♥️
    2 missin you....
    2 Thinking about you so much. You will always be my baby. Forever 19. I❤️U Son.
    2 left a pic for you so i can be by your side even when i have to leave❤️🕊
    2 anywhere is better with you rather than me here by myself. i miss u
    4 5 months today and I miss you more than ever Son. please visit me💔
    2 happy valentines day babes. i miss you so much
    2 My boy... my grandson... my
    1 you are my baby. you are in my heart forever.💔
    2 LOVE YOU BRUH ❤️
    1 Hey bro i love coming on here and commenting cuz it makes me feel closer to you. Love you
    1 Had a dream with you in it, very fast weird... it was you, but taller and skinnier. Jeje

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