Daniel Chaney, age 16

Lost to gun violence on April 21, 2020 in Louisville, Kentucky.

Died April 22nd

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  • Nickname:
    3 Chaney
    2 Danny
    1 Russo
    1 🙏
    3 Danichka 💜 by mom
    1 cheeseneck Only a OG knows
  • Number of children:
    6 0
  • Personality:
    5 amazing and the realest person there was
    6 Daniel was so kind, and sweet. He was always there when we needed him the most.
    4 Most empathetic and caring young boy i have ever met
    3 My best friend
    2 Made people smile when they were down
    3 Daniel was like a brother to me and ill never forget you brother
    2 Such a beautiful and kind soul. Silly and fun to be around - he'll truly be missed.
    1 I knew Daniel from the condos. Sweetest kid .. always with Sal. I will miss him.
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  • Schools attended:
    5 Waggener high school
    8 Bluegrass Challenge Academy
    4 Eastern High School
  • Comments:
    2 he passed away on the 22nd of April
    4 He kept me alive even when i didnt want to be .
    2 Miss you, love you.❤❤
    2 my heart hurts every day. miss you.❤
    4 I miss you in my life son 💔 and I miss your life in mine. Mom
    3 you pulled me out of my darkness and calmly showed me the light. I am eternally grateful.
    1 I'm lost without you. miss you bro.
    1 never forgotten ❤
    1 wish your memorial wasn't gone..gone but not forgotten. 💙💙
    1 it's almost been a year already, still can't believe you are gone. never forgotten. 💙 much love.

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