Dante Figueroa, age 17

Lost to gun violence on September 17, 2019 in Hammond, Indiana.

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  • Nickname:
    17 looney
  • Number of children:
  • Personality:
    5 loving
    5 outgoing
    5 Hard working
    3 Uplifting
    4 genuine
    3 protector
    5 Goofy
  • Occupation:
  • Workplace:
    3 taco bell
    1 Subway
  • Schools attended:
    3 Morton High School
    4 the crossing
  • Comments:
    1 youll always be remembered 🖤
    1 fly high my brother 🖤☝🏽 you living through me now
    1 im so sorry you didnt deserve this 😣
    2 you gone forever be in our hearts
    1 Rip dante😞 fly high ♥️♥️
    2 grew up with you and now your gone RIP 😪
    2 i love you dante🥺💙
    1 i love you so much brother , always gon be your keeper like we talked about 🤞🏽❤️
    1 i love you baby boy❤️🤞🏽gon make you proud ❤️
    1 You’ll never be forgotten. Love you always
    1 you hurt me with this one bestfriend this was our year😪i miss u down here i love u so much
    1 ima drop yo songs fa yu😔
    2 i love you 🥺❤️
    1 I miss u bro fly high homie❤️
    1 love you dante ❤️ even tho we fell off with our bond ima make you proud
    1 i wish you were still here lil bro😔💯
    1 looney corleone 💙 i miss you and that smile so much

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