Aiyana Emily Gauvin

Aiyana Emily Gauvin

Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana, USA
Death 16 Mar 2005 (aged 4)
Tippecanoe County, Indiana, USA
Burial West Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana, USA
Plot Garden of Memories Section
Memorial ID 22282094 · View Source
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!Murder Victim! - Aiyana was 4 years and 3 months old when she died. Her mother described her as "very spunky","very spirited" and "very smart". Aiyana's name meant "forever flowering-forever blossoming" Her grandfather affectionatly called her "spud" She was living with her father and her stepmother when she was found dead in her home on March 16, 2005. Her stepmother was found guilty of her murder and sentenced to life without parole. Her father was sentenced to 50 years in prison for his part in Aiyana's death.

Aiyana was survived by her mother Cassandra Blye Robinson, her brother and sister Devin William Robinson and Kira Alexis Sliger, her maternal grandparents William and Patty Robinson.

A big,big THANK YOU to John Boggess from RAOGK (Random Acts of Genealogical Kindness) for going out to the cemetery to take the pictures of Aiyanna's grave and memorial stone. You are the best John. Thanks to all of the RAOGK volunteers for the great work that they do.

Another big THANK YOU to Kendall and Triston for sponsoring Aiyanna's memorial in memory of their brothers Shannon and Brandon. Did anyone ever tell your parents that they have wonderful sons? I bet a million times! You two are the best.

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  • Created by: Maspeth
  • Added: 17 Oct 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 22282094
  • Kendall & Triston~in memory of our brothers
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Aiyana Emily Gauvin (12 Dec 2000–16 Mar 2005), Find A Grave Memorial no. 22282094, citing Tippecanoe Memory Gardens, West Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Maspeth (contributor 46823156) .