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2 funerals for Robb Elementary students will be held Saturday

UVALDE, Texas – Two extra funerals for victims of the Uvalde elementary faculty bloodbath will happen Saturday.

Funeral providers for Makenna Elrod and Rojelio Torres, each 10 years outdated, will happen at 10 a.m.

Saturday marks the fifth consecutive day of funerals for victims of the capturing that happened at Robb Elementary School on May 24.

Makenna Lee Elrod, 10

10-year-old Makenna Lee Elrod who was killed in Robb Elementary School capturing in Uvalde (Copyright 2022 by KPRC Click2Houston – All rights reserved.)

Makenna’s aunt, Allison McCullough, informed ABC News that she beloved to play softball, do gymnastics, sing and dance. “Her smile would light up a room,” she mentioned.

Makenna’s father requested on Tuesday, May 24 if he may go to the native funeral house to look for his daughter as a result of he feared “she may not be alive,” TV station KTRK reported. Her household later requested for privateness.


June 4: Funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. at First Baptist Church. Interment at Hillcrest Cemetery.

Rojelio Torres, 10

Rojelio Torres, 10, was killed by a gunman at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde on May 24, 2022. (Torres household)

Rojelio Torres’ mom, Evadulia Orta, informed ABC News her son was a really good and loving little one.

“I lost a piece of my heart,” she mentioned.

At his memorial on the city sq., folks left a big stuffed Yoda, a Batman-themed soccer and several other stuffed animals, the Texas Tribune reported.

June 4: Funeral service will happen at 10 a.m. at Rushing-Estes Knowles Mortuary. Interment at Hillcrest Cemetery.

Related: Funeral preparations for Uvalde elementary faculty capturing victims

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