Parkland Shooting Survivor Sydney Aiello Dies By Suicide

Sydney Aiello, a survivor of the Parkland capturing, has handed away. According to CBS Miami on Thursday, the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School alum’s mother, Cara, stated her daughter died by suicide final weekend. (Her GoFundMe web page stated she handed away on Sunday, March 17, 2019.) Related: See How The Parkland Students Are Reacting To Another School Shooting! Cara stated her daughter was on campus the day of the capturing, however was not within the Freshman Building. Though Sydney survived, her shut pal, Meadow Pollack, didn’t. Per Aiello, Sydney struggled with survivor’s guilt and was not too long ago identified with post-traumatic stress dysfunction. When she attended faculty, the teenager had bother taking courses as a result of she was afraid of being in a classroom. Reportedly, she was typically unhappy, however might by no means ask for assist. Despite her passing, Sydney was described as a vibrant younger girl who was centered on her grades, and was a pleasure to be round. Additionally, the younger girl beloved yoga, and needed to dedicate her life in the direction of serving to others. Parkland capturing survivor and March For Our Lives cofounder, David Hogg, was not too long ago accepted to Harvard University. / (c) NBC/WENNOn Wednesday, a GoFundMe web page — created by Brett and Blair Israel, household pals, and the Aiello household — was set as much as assist Sydney’s household pay for her funeral and different bills. According to the web site: “Sydney Aiello was born on January 27th, 2000. She was welcomed into this world by her loving family: her parents Cara and Joe, and her brother Nick. Sydney spent 19 years writing her story as a beloved daughter, sister and friend to many.  She lit up every room she entered. She filled her days cheerleading, doing yoga, and brightening up the days of others. Sydney aspired to work in the medical field helping others in need. On March 17th, 2019 Sydney became the guardian angel to many. It was a privilege to have you in our lives. Sydney, we will miss you and always love you. May you find peace in His arms. The funds will be given directly to the Aiello family to honor their daughter. Thank you.” You can donate HERE. Ryan Petty, whose daughter Alaina died within the capturing, advised the publication that he worries extra traumatized Parkland teenagers will take their very own lives. “It breaks my heart that we’ve lost yet another student from Stoneman Douglas… My advice to parents is to ask questions, don’t wait.” To stop different deaths, Petty stated there are questions one can ask others who’re scuffling with suicidal ideas. “Some of the questions that need to be asked are – do you wish you were dead and not wake up? Second question — have you had thoughts of killing herself?” On February 14, 2018, a gunman opened fireplace at Florida highschool, killing 17 college students and employees members, and injuring 17 others. The assailant confessed to being the perpetrator, and was charged with 17 counts of premeditated homicide, and 17 counts of tried homicide. The Parkland capturing is the deadliest highschool capturing in United States historical past. If you or somebody you realize is contemplating suicide, please contact the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255). [Image via GoFundMe.] … Read extra at