The Names Of The Victims In The ISIS Pulse Club Mass Shooting Have Been Released

LGBT Community Florida Mass Shooting

The City of Orlando has been working tirelessly to provide information regarding the victims lost in the Pulse Night Club Mass Shooting early Sunday, June 12, 2016. The next of kin of these victims have been contacted by the City and a request for the following victims is to keep them in your thoughts and prayers. Please use the hashtag #PrayforOrlando when thinking of the lives lost early Sunday morning as the City of Orlando continues to keep you up to date.

Orlando, Florida ~  The City of Orlando has experienced a significant loss during National LGBT Month proclaimed by President Obama on Sunday, June 12, 2016.  President Obama has sent out a National message in regards to approximately 53 victims and their families who have lost their lives in an "Act of Hate" as the LGBT community were publicly accommodated to discuss their future directions for change.  The City has requested that the public continues to keep the victims, and their families in a heartfelt condolence of thoughts and prayers by using the hashtag #PrayforOrlando.  

The City of Orlando has released the following lists of names of the victims in the early Sunday morning mass shooting:

Edward Sotomayor Jr., 34 years old

Stanley Almodovar III, 23 years old

Luis Omar Ocasio-Capo, 20 years old

Juan Ramon Guerrero, 22 years old

Eric Ivan Ortiz-Rivera, 36 years old

Peter O. Gonzalez-Cruz, 22 years old

Luis S. Vielma, 22 years old

Kimberly Morris, 37 years old

Eddie Jamoldroy Justice, 30 years old

Darryl Roman Burt II, 29 years old

Deonka Deidra Drayton, 32 years old

Alejandro Barrios Martinez, 21 years old

Anthony Luis Laureanodisla, 25 years old

Jean Carlos Mendez Perez, 35 years old

Franky Jimmy Dejesus Velazquez, 50 years old

Amanda Alvear, 25 years old

Martin Benitez Torres, 33 years old

Luis Daniel Wilson-Leon, 37 years old

Mercedez Marisol Flores, 26 years old

Xavier Emmanuel Serrano Rosado, 35 years old

Gilberto Ramon Silva Menendez, 25 years old

Simon Adrian Carrillo Fernandez, 31 years old

Oscar A Aracena-Montero, 26 years old

Enrique L. Rios, Jr., 25 years old

Miguel Angel Honorato, 30 years old

Javier Jorge-Reyes, 40 years old

Joel Rayon Paniagua, 32 years old

Jason Benjamin Josaphat, 19 years old

Cory James Connell, 21 years old

Juan P. Rivera Velazquez, 37 years old

Luis Daniel Conde, 39 years old

Shane Evan Tomlinson, 33 years old

Juan Chevez-Martinez, 25 years old

Jerald Arthur Wright, 31 years old

Leroy Valentin Fernandez, 25 years old

Tevin Eugene Crosby, 25 years old

Jonathan Antonio Camuy Vega, 24 years old

Jean C. Nives Rodriguez, 27 years old

Rodolfo Ayala-Ayala, 33 years old

Brenda Lee Marquez McCool, 49 years old

Yilmary Rodriguez Sulivan, 24 years old

Christopher Andrew Leinonen, 32 years old

Angel L. Candelario-Padro, 28 years old

Frank Hernandez, 27 years old

Paul Terrell Henry, 41 years old

Antonio Davon Brown, 29 years old

Christopher Joseph Sanfeliz 24 years old

The City of Orlando has posted a notification telephone number for families to continue to call 407.246.4357.  To date approximately forty-eight of the 49 victims have been identified and twenty-six next of kin have been notified by the Orlando Police Department.  The City of Orlando has posted a message to the public regarding this historic moment in a united effort to support the families and friends of the victims, "We will not be defined by the act of a cowardly hater.  We will be defined by how we respond, how we treat each other."

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