Family of Eddie Sotomayor - Pulse

We lost a beautiful person in a senseless act of violence at Pulse Nightclub in Orlando this past weekend.

Eddie Sotomayor was the kindest, funniest, most sarcastic person anyone would actually love to meet. From the moment you met him, you could tell he was someone special and were instantly drawn in by his personality.
On June 4th, he posted "Each and every one of us has certain tests to pass in our lives: certain elevations that we have to go through, certain pain that we need to feel, certain cleansing processes we must experience, certain specific missions that we have to accomplish. That’s why we’ve been put here on Earth. If we can go through our lives with the understanding that everything that we face and every place that we find ourselves is put in front of us to bring us to another level of spirituality, then we can move through each day with a new kind of strength and certainty.

Sometimes we complain about our struggles, but if we truly understood the process we are in, we would realize that everything is as it needs to be — and that we wouldn't have it any other way."

His family is left with heartache, anger, unanswered questions and uncertainty of what to do next. We are hoping that we can raise some money for his family so that the costs of a wake, funeral arrangements, travel, etc. during this chaotic time is not something they have to worry about or endure the financial burden for. We hope that by raising some funds on their behalf we can help them focus on grieving and taking care of themselves and each other.

All funds will be given directly to Eddie's sister Kimberly to help with the expenses she and her family incur as she goes through the heartbreaking steps of picking up the pieces in wake of this horrific event.

Thank you in advance for your support for our family during this difficult time.


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  • Anonymous 
    • $10 
    • 51 mos
  • Matthew Randquist 
    • $50 
    • 51 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $20 
    • 51 mos
  • Timur Yusef 
    • $20 
    • 51 mos
  • Ryan Matthew Randquist 
    • $50 
    • 51 mos
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Organizer and beneficiary

Danny Wade 
Sarasota, FL
Kimberly Jackson 

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