Help Vanessa's memory stay alive

My daughter was only 18 when her life ended at the hands of her own father.  Vanessa Zaman was a beautiful,  smart, caring and compassionate daughter, sister and friend.  Born and raised in NY, Vanessa grew up with with me, her mother. Her biological father was out of her life for most of her life. Vanessa always wanted his love and for him to be a part of her life. When she turned 18 she got in contact with her father. Even after telling her countless times that he was not a good person, she still went ahead and moved in with him. Her life took a tragic turn, when she found out that he was abusing his girlfriend. Vanessa tried to protect her and an innocent baby. Vanessa was protecting 2 other souls. On 12/13/18 he shot and killed his own daughter Vanessa. Help us to build a memorial site. Vanessa died a hero protecting others while paying with her dear life. Gone but will never be forgotten.

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Saveeta Barnes 
Massapequa, NY
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