people turned out to say
good bye to
Nixzmary Brown on the day of her memorial and funeral service. This
had been in the news almost every day and most of these people were
people who never even knew her. Pouring their hearts out to this little
Angel in ways her mother and stepfather never did.
"It touched everyone,"
Caridad Ramos Nixzmary's great
Nixzmary was finally laid to rest on
2006. The people of New York, her family as well as strangers, came to
pay their respects to her and to tell her good bye. There was an open
wake at the First Avenue Ortiz Funeral Home. Out of respect for
I will not be putting any pictures of her in her casket, on my site.
Nixzmary's family broke down at her
Reverend Robert O'Neil said that
was finally over:
"Nixzmary is now surrounded by
the touch of evil"
A float that paid tribute to abuse
a picture of Nixzmary Brown. The float was placed so far back in the
that it was not one that was shown on television while it went up Fifth
Avenue. That is so sad, this is a real problem and it deserves as much
attention as any other float in the parade, even more, IN MY OWN