Avielle Rose Richman
Avielle Rose Richman, 6, daughter of Jennifer Hensel and Jeremy Richman of Newtown, died December 14, at Sandy Hook Elementary School. She was born October 17, 2006, in San Diego, Calif., she moved to Connecticut with her parents in 2011.
Avie was a first grader at Sandy Hook. She was born with a spitfire personality, which continued as she grew into a lover and teller of stories. She offered her heart to everyone. With an infectious smile and peals of laughter, people were drawn to her beautiful spirit, which will live on in all of our hearts.
Her passions and joys were her friends, music, horseback riding, archery, kung fu, swimming, ice skating, and participating in super hero adventures.
Arielle is survived by a large community of friend and family who love her. Memorial services are private. The family is making arrangements for a memorial fund for those who wish to contribute.