4-year-old remembered by family and friends as the 'light of their lives'

The Flores family gathered Friday to remember their daughter, cousin, niece and friend Helena Flores after she tragically fell out of a window in February.

News 12 Staff

Aug 10, 2019, 2:09 AM

Updated 1,769 days ago

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The Flores family gathered Friday to remember their daughter, cousin, niece and friend Helena Flores after she tragically fell out of a window in February.
St. Mary's park lit up as over a dozen bright lanterns were released into the sky in her memory. Family members and friends were dressed in pink, which was the 4-year-old's favorite color.
They also listened to inspirational music for comfort.
Helena fell from a fourth floor apartment building on East 140th Street.
Family and friends called this ceremony 'Helena's Six Month Angelversary' and plan to remember her with a dinner on the one-year anniversary of her tragic death.


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