Tributes

Loving Friend.. Brother.. son. Mike Helmer, 22, was taken from us due to an overdose. He was a member of the Albrightsville Fire company for a decade. Graduated High School and had all the love and support from his family and friends. Mikey you will be missed by all of us and we will forever […]

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Joshua,
We miss you, You died way too soon.
We think about You everyday . Life isn’t the same without you, there is an empty space
In our family…You can’t be replaced!
Colora MD USA

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Sean,
You were an amazing person who fought a horrible demon that ended up taking your life and continues to haunt the streets of the world. Your two boys and I miss you everyday and everyday there isn’t a moment we don’t think of you and wish you were here. You were an amazing person […]

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# weDOrecover I am I recovering addict motherof three who will not let the many many friends and ffamily who I will not have let die in vain to.my guardian angels who I know watch over their friends and family everyday WE LOVE & MISS YOU …………miss you #gonebutnotforgotton you know who you areGOD BLESS […]

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Barry Baker forever29
07/30/1987 – 05/10/2017
#NotInVain
Never Forgotten
Love you baby 😇
Posted 25/08/2018

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To my beautiful cousin Jessie, miss you and today I light a candle and say a prayer that you continue your journey and
prayers for also your family. You were loved and our continued love is sent to you and your family. What a kind man.
Posted 30/08/2018

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Dan. I love you. I hope we see each other again in heaven. You know how hurt I am I forgive I know you didn’t do that just to hurt me. Death is gods business. I feel guilty. I didn’t call an ambulance or didn’t try to stop
You from leaving You were important to […]

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To all those who have lost a loved one to overdose. May you find peace somehow
Posted 26/08/2019

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Kyle, my baby boy, my best friend, I miss you more and more each day. You suffered so much with your addiction. Hopefully you are now at peace…love you, Mom

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:lil sis

There are no words to explain the pain I live with every day since I lost you. My big sister, my confidant, my friend and the only person on this earth who really knows me. The crazy thing is for years we all worried we would lose you to your addiction but the years went […]

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A

To: Mikey
He lost his dad to an overdose last night 3/2/14. He was a good man, it’s sad to see him go like this.
R.I.P. Caveman

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A daughter

On June 22nd of this year, my world came crashing down. My 43 year old father had passed away in his sleep due to an accidental overdose. He was in a lot of a pain and was on tons of medicine. My father lost his leg at a very young age and had battled with […]

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A Lost Daughter

Dear Momma,I am still in shock. Although I knew you struggled with an addiction to prescription medications, I never thought this would happen to us. You had been doing so well and staying sober the last 6 months, I thought maybe you had beat this, and that I finally had my mom back. Little did […]

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Aaliyah

To my older brother, my best friend Elvis:
You always gave the tightest hugs and had the biggest smile! You had a big heart and loved everyone, for who they were.
You were loved by many. Especially by me.
I will never be the same without you; yet it comforts me to know that one […]

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Aaron

Please watch my video about my brother’s addiction.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SyJSlIIr_II&list=UUiWP_Dw9CQiDyxjmk04hbcQ

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Aaron

My 23 year old step-brother passed away last October. I tried adding him as a friend on Facebook, but he said he didn’t want to be friends with me online because of the things that were on his page, and the friends that he hung out with. I learned later, as he passed away, that […]

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Aaron

I lost my best friend in January,and the pain never goes away.. But I’m out here everyday dedicating my life to my movement to try and help save life’s
Motivation don’t die

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Aaron

To all of the people I have know & been touched by who overdosed on drugs & medications. I hope your all at peace ✌🏻 in yourselves and have found a place where you love to be. My friends you are all thought of daily and in those moments you are not forgotten but celebrated […]

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Abbie

For Benjamin, who will always own the first piece of my heart I ever gave away. Your laughter is still heard from heaven.
Posted 15/08/2019

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Abbie Kent

I have been in recovery for years. I’ve watched truly amazing people get their lives back. Unfortunately I have watched so many beautiful souls lose their fight. There are so many for me to pay tribute to i’m not sure where to begin.
Posted 12/06/2019

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Abby

My sister died from a drug overdose two months ago tomorrow. It’s hard, she’d been battling this disease since she was 15 and died at 22, she was clean for over a year, and just had a heroin relapse. Only her second time doing it after her relapse, and it killed her. All I can […]

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Abby

For each of you that this Epidemic has taken, gone too soon…today, tomorrow, forever…I Remember. With you is a piece of my heart, always.

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Abby

My youngest brother passed away 3 years ago leaving behind a wife and a 2 year old son.
He was the greatest joy to my life and I know we all miss him everyday.
RIP my love!

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Abby

I went to work as usual when I had a cousin race to my place of work and said somethings wrong with my uncle… I raced down to his house to see what was going on. I rushed through the door and I had found him overdosed on his Livingroom floor my heart felt like […]

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Abby Arkon

I can’t place into mere mortal worlds the feelings that our families and so many of our extended families through friends are feeling. Many of the families that I am closest to struggle with unexplained
infertility and a few of us have these issues behore or perhaps ongoing! We are going
to get this […]

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Abby 💛

Andrea. I miss u always. You fought SO HARD & so long against the Hell of this disease. And everyday its your memory, your beauty & spirit that keeps me fighting. I love u Andrea. Fly Free Sweet Girl.
Morgantown WV

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Abdur Raheem Reajaey

Bridge Team are made from peer workers who are active and Ex drug users working for harm reduction in Kabul Afghanistan we are going to the active drug scenes every day and find several overdose cases every month and some of these has been retrieved by our teammates’ and most of them has […]

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Abigail

My father passed away from a drug overdose when I was in first grade. I didn’t know that he had passed away until I was older, then again I never really got to know him at all. Although I never really knew my dad, I still continue to miss and grieve the person I wish […]

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Adam

Adam Anthony Sica passed away on April 24, 2018 from an overdose. He was a strong, loving, caring, smart son, brother, father, friend and person. He is truly missed by all. Please do not have shame in talking about your struggles, be it with addiction, mental illness, coping with the loss or struggles of a […]

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Adam

Nicholas was my best friend starting with Sunday school, weird puberty years, USHER high school days…he was “best smile.” Roommate at college. Groomsman at his wedding, birth of two beautiful kiddos, divorce, coming out of the closet (something I did a decade earlier), realization that we were more than just best friends. Partner for the […]

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Adena

To Robby,
To my cousin who died at such a young age, you are greatly missed. I often think of all the great times we had when we were kids. We love you Robby, you will never be forgotten..

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Adina

All the pain this life brought, all the struggle and hardship. You still managed to find joy. I now live by that virtue. You felt and understood beyond any human being I have ever known. Challenged me in ways unprecedented. You have absolutely blessed my life beyond measure. One year it’s been…through all the tears, […]

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Adrea

My brother Cole Schuler.  He actually was in treatment at the Milkwaukee VA Domicilery Sober Living program. He overdosed inside the facility in his room.     Everyday you are missed and. We will bring change and help prevent this from happening to others.   I know you were tired of the fight.  Now you are at peace […]

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Adriana

My beautiful boy Daniel Buccianri died at a festival in 2012 you were 34yo.
Your last words to me were ” I have taken something I have never had before” four hours later you died You paid the ultimate price, how I wish I could have protected you honey.
I miss you more every day, your goofy […]

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Adriana

My darling son Daniel I miss you every day your smile your kind heart you always Dazzled Dan.
You were never meant to go first it defies all universal logic. God must have wanted another angel. Love you sweet boy Mum xox

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Adriana

My beautiful son Daniel you live in my heart and thought everyday,
I miss your smile your kind heart.
Love you forever mum xo

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Adrianne

For Sonia Nicole or “Nikki” the best friend I ever had my whole life, some one I wanted to know until old age. Gifted artist, brilliant mind and loving spirit. May you fly free from all your worries and troubles now and forever. Ended her battle with Heroin 2 days after her 30th birthday on […]

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Adrianne

For Sonia Nicole or “Nikki” the best friend I ever had my whole life, some one I wanted to know until old age. Gifted artist, brilliant mind and loving spirit. May you fly free from all your worries and troubles now and forever. Ended her battle with Heroin 2 days after her 30th birthday on […]

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Adrienne

In memory of Dylan K. Hadley, forever in our hearts and always on our minds. I love and miss more and more with each passing day.
Love always,

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Adrienne

Dearest Josh ~ my heart aches when I think about the pain you must have been in through your active addiction. I pray that your heart has healed and your joy has been renewed. I miss you every day. I love you.

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Adrienne

To my brother Andrew (passed 10/5/2012) you are in my thoughts daily never to be forgotten. May the pain & suffering we have endured some how touch & save the lives of others suffering from addiction. We know you’re finally at peace in a much better place. xoxo

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Adrienne

In memory of Dylan K. Hadley, forever in our hearts and always on our minds. I love and miss more and more with each passing day.
Love always,
Adrienne

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Adrienne

To my beautiful baby Sara, lost to me on June 9, 2013. I will miss and love you forever. Although your pain and struggling are over, I will carry you in my heart and soul forever. Love you, Mom

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Adrienne

 
You will never know how much a part of our family you became, how much we cared, how much we loved you. RIP Ricky, there’s a hole in our hearts we can’t fill.

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AG

To my uncle Daniel Greenslade,
I wish I got to know you better, you were funny and kind, you leave behind 2 beautiful children who are growing up to be good people, I’m sure you’re watching them from heaven. I know I wasn’t the best child, and I’m sorry that the last time you spoke […]

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Agnes

For my son, and for all those who left us
This crisis is ongoing and I pray for all those affected! Education and love is what is needed to prevent addiction and death.

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Ajitshwor

Human value is first priority in all around the universe. So, Government should give right to live, equality and liberty without any discrimination and stigmatization. Universal access to care, treatment and support should be available/provided to all human beings regardless of differentiation.
Posted 25/07/2018

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Ajitshwor

I deeply honour and respect to the mourn souls who die to overdose. We need a strong awareness campagn throughout the world about overdose management and freely available of nalaxone.
Posted 12/07/2018

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Alaina

My big brother Sam, not a second goes by without remembering your goofy-ass smile. So many ridiculous things have happened since you’ve died, and I have only wanted to share these experiences with you. I have our picture up at work. I have started spending time with a couple of your close friends. It makes […]

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Alan

We are remembering and thinking of all who are affected by overdose, and particularly thinking of those lost and their families and friends. They will always be with us in our thoughts. We promise in their name to try to help people to reduce deaths by overdose.
– All at Banff Outreach and Beulah Cafe

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Alan

Allison I miss you so much, I was not given the opportunity to be able to day goodbye. Why was I chosen to wake up to find you. I cannot describe the emptiness that has taken over. I look to the sky and question as to why you had to get in that van to […]

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Aleah

Codey was clean for over a year when he intentionally overdosed and died January 20, 2017. He saved me, broke my door down before I could pull the trigger.
Posted 08/11/2018

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Alec Foster

To: Jeffrey Russ and Olivia Rotondo
Rest in peace. May your memories live on and help prevent future tragedies. Condolences to your families and friends.

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Aleksandra Kloc

Dear Cory,
It’s been nearly 2 months since you gone. It is extremely hard time for your family, for your friends, for us – fans and of course for Lea – your love. We love you and we miss you. We are keep holding on because you left here so many good things, lots and lots […]

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Alex

Dear Josh,
I feel like time has frozen for me since July 3, 2020, when I got a phone call about your passing. I saw that you had tried to call me that night and sent me a flurry of text messages that I never got the chance to respond to because I was asleep, lost […]

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Alex

I lost my brother on February 5, 2013 to a heroin and other opiate overdose. He was 45 days sober and doing so well. He was getting his life back together. I think that’s why it caught me off guard. I wasn’t prepared for it now. He went to a Superbowl party and never came […]

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Alex

I lost my husband, my 4 kids lost their dad, at the age of 35 to a Meth overdose on February 3, 2016. It’s been a very difficult 6 months for us all. He was an amazing man, an extraordinary father and husband. Unfortunately the drugs took over.

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Alex

December 28th, 2014 was the day that changed my life… My father overdosing & one of those drugs being Fentanyl. Addiction is a terrible thing to go through but in the end you either learn a lot from it or lose to it. I wasn’t told by anyone for 4 months that he had passed. […]

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Alex

There’s never a moment where I’m not thinking of you my son. I miss you Alex, Love Mom

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Alex

Luke and Oliver you are looking down on us from heaven RIP you both are great cousins and will be missed
Love you

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Alex

This goes out to my kind and loving sister, Dee. We didn’t know each other for very long, and my dad only found out of your existence two years before you passed.
You were a sweetheart. You cared about me. You never judged people for mental health struggles, race, gender, Ethnicity, or anything out of their […]

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Alexa

Rest In Peace Nicole. You’re gone, but will never be forgotten. I love and miss you more than words can ever begin to describe. You will always be my big sister and not a day goes by that I don’t think about you.. like mom always does.. xoxo your little sister..

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Alexa

My dad passed due to an addiction on November 10 2020 while I was 10. I’m now 11 years old. I feel like I don’t really like it when people drink because I’m just scared that what happened to my dad will happen to other people. Even though I know that it won’t happen I […]

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Alexa (Lexi)

ALEXA CHRISTINE LAMOUREUX
Alexa “Lexi” is my daughter and she was adored from the moment she was born to the moment she left this earth. She was inquisitive, playful and intelligent. She was kind and loving with a smile that lit up a conversation, lit up a room and warmed a heart. She had a passion […]

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Alexandra

We’ve hit 2016…I somehow seemed to realize this as I was scouring the constant, yet, new articles commenting on the opioid epidemic ravishing our communities everyday. It seems as if time had stopped since my brother’s death… It took me almost 8 whole months into 2016 to realize it’s no longer the year my brother […]

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Alexandria

To my dearest Aunt, who lost her battle to addiction on 6/16/16. May you Rest In Peace now and have a home with God, free from your every day struggles. Words could not describe the amount of love I have for you. I miss you immensely and so does the family.
Philadelphia

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Alexandria

This is for my Aunt, my best friend, who overdose from opiates on June 16, 2016. It was the most painful day of my life since she was my best friend. I wish I knew the signs, but now that I do, I am ready to help. I love you Aunt K.
Philadelphia

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Alexandria

Remembering Larry Ahn Jr. who passed away May 15th, 2017 due to an overdose of heroin laced with fentanyl. He never stopped fighting his addiction, and was the most loving and caring soul to cross my path. We love you, Larry. We miss you everyday.

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Alexis

We just passed the 2nd anniversary of the loss of my beautiful son, Jeff Dugon who passed away at the very young age of 28. This disease is horrific. I wish it on no one. I’m so sorry for what my son went through and I feel so bad for the stigma and misinformation that […]

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Alexis

This is for all my friends that are now gone. I miss you. While you just slipped away and went into eternal sleep you left all your loved ones behind to wonder what we could have done to change things. I now see the change was within you. I recently have been face to face […]

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Alexis

My son’s father, Tyler, passed away November 22nd, 2017. He was an off and on drug user for years but I truly thought he was getting better. We separated when our child was 1 but I always loved him. I was in total shock to learn his cause of death was from Fentanyl. I know […]

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alexis

R.I.P to my father angel guzman, my dear cousin matthew guzman and three really good friends brandon felix harry petersn and shelly steelman.

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Alexis Commarota

My Zack was an amazing kid and wonderful young adult. People loved him, he cared about everyone and would do anything for friends. That’s how we remember him. He lost his battle with addiction 12/17/14. We miss him every minute of everyday.
Maryland

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Ali

Belinda Berman 1969 – 2019
Almost 50… I miss you every day. I cannot comprehend the loss, but understand why you left. It sucks without you here. I miss your humor, your sharp wit, your ability to make me laugh and feel better about myself. I really had no idea about the horrid deep pain […]

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Ali

Today I am remembering my boyfriend who passed three months ago due to an overdose. This week we will celebrate his 26th birthday without him, words cannot describe how much he will be missed this week. My boyfriend was the man I was going to spend the rest of my life with, he will forever […]

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Ali

R.I.P. Kevin Michael Warner. You were an intelligent genuinely good person. I am so sorry your life was so painful. I hope you are at peace with your son and know how very loved you are.
Northport, New York

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Alice

Issa my only son u left us to soon u took my heart and ur sister heart with u we missed u a lot I hope the law change when a mother cries and beg the system for help Answe we get we can’t force someone to a rehab against there own will ..u kidding […]

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Alice

In memory of my grandson, Cory Williams – July 27, 1991 – May 26, 2019 – he’ll always be in my heart.

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Alicia

For George… My partner until his addictions made it impossible to stay together. I miss you every day and every day I shed tears that you could not overcome your demons. You were bright, funny and handsome. I adored your boyish charm.  My only consolation is that you no longer struggle. Till we meet again. […]

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Alicia

My sweet boy was lost in February after a 10-year battle. He was kind, sweet, compassionate. Now he is just gone, and the dealers keep selling. Miss him every day.
Springfield

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Alicia

Daryl,
Not a day goes by I do not think about you and the smart, funny, caring, person you were. Your mission in life was to be the best father you could be to your princess and you wanted to take everything you had learned and experienced in life and help others to overcome their […]

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Alicia

I miss you every single minute of every single day. The best part of my life was being married to you.
James Stewart 1973-2020

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Alicia

There are too many names to list. Too many of you gone. I lost track once it was in the 60s. Some of you I met once, some of you I knew for months. Each one of you impacted me- you touched my soul and made me a better clinician and advocate. Each one of […]

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Alisha

I remember when I had briefly coming to contact with the post that confirmed a anonymous text message I had received last year. How cruel of somebody to anonymously tell me about your passing.. not only that but three days prior to losing you we had spoken and you hid confessing about how terrible your […]

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alisha finn

such a heartbreaking touchy subject. To my mum Vicky, died 16/7/92 always thinking of you. your 2nd grandchild is due to b born in 2 weeks. you would of been so proud! love always Alisha x x x

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Alison

I lost my brother November 25th 2015. When he left a piece of me left with him. I now have an angel who helps me stay sober everyday. Bret was an amazing guy with a huge hard and a bad addiction. I love you Bret with all my heart. You will be forever missed and […]

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Alison

My nephew Joseph passed away on 7/5/16 from a heroin overdose in Chicago, IL. He was 27, we miss him and mourn him.

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Alison Hindman Talleri

In honor of my little brother, who struggled and fought and wrestled with his demons and addictions for so long, until he struggled no more. He passed away last year, accidentally overdosing on heroin in the same bedroom that we grew up playing in as children. I am positive that the sun got a little […]

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Alison Messer

Scott Dillon
You would be so proud of the beautiful people our children have grown up to be.
I hope you’re finally at peace.
9/14/1974 – 4/24/2007
Charleston, WV USA

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Alix S.

To my brother who I miss every time I take a breathe. Kallen William S. forever 22.
Mission, BC, Canada

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Aliyah

Dad, I still have the birthday card you gave me when I turned 3. You wrote that if I ever needed you, day or night, just ring.
I wish I could ring you right now.
17/09/2020

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All Consumers of The Langton Centre

“To all my girlfriends who left this place too early!
Love Waz”
“To Shaun, John, Mickey Boy and Richard, Hope you rest in peace Brothers. Love Wildchild”
“To Ben, You are my old mate, always will be. Thinking of you daily, you’ll never be far. All my love and kisses forever, Bella”
“To Sandy my sweet darling husband, […]

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All Consumers of The Langton Centre

“To all my girlfriends who left this place too early!
Love Waz”
“To Shaun, John, Mickey Boy and Richard, Hope you rest in peace Brothers. Love Wildchild”
“To Ben, You are my old mate, always will be. Thinking of you daily, you’ll never be far. All my love and kisses forever, Bella”
“To Sandy my sweet darling husband, […]

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Allegra

My cousin Peter lost his battle to opiate addiction a few summers ago. We were a year apart in age and raised as siblings during summers on Cape Cod. Somewhere along the way, Peter took a different path. The smiling, curious young man I grew up with was overshadowed by a demon. His loving parents, […]

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Allie

Over a month ago the world lost one of the deepest, kindest, thoughtful and powerful hearts I’ve ever had the privilege to know. Jessica ann was in my life from the second grade until our 21st year. I’ve never had a relationship where we just clicked like that. I couldnt put it into words if […]

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Allie

Andrew,
You’re a new grandfather, how I wish you were here so I could pick on you for growing old, you know like your baby sister is supposed to do. Your first grandchild is a beautiful little girl, born with a huge head of hair – something I know you don’t know much about!! You left […]

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Allison

 
There is not one day that passes that I don’t yearn for you Son.  Until we meet again my Smooch!!!  Love Always & Forever, Your Madre <3

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Allison

Today is International Overdose Awareness Day. To those of you that have been personally affected by having a family member, loved one, or friend lose their life to the horrible disease of addiction, my sympathy and heart goes out to you. I too know the feeling, I lost an immediate family member a few years […]

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Allison

Paul that day in April it was an early morning phone call I missed from you telling me it was urgent to call you back, I thought it was your typical 2am funny calls. I then seen messages you passed away right after that it broke my
Heart you were my best friend to go […]

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Allison

Amber and Sara,
My dear friends. I love you both. Every day is filled memories of you. I want to forget, but I know neither of you would want that. I miss you. I’m not really scared to die anymore – because you both will be waiting for me. I love you. I’m sorry for […]

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Allison

To my dearest sister Lindsay you are missed so much everyday. Gone way to soon from us by something you let take control of you. Not a day goes by that I dont think of you and that night. It has changed our families lives forever. Your daughter misses you so much. She is growing […]

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Allison

Travis if love could have saved you, you would have lived for ever. Forever 28, forever missed. Travis Morgan Hardt 3/14/87-2/22/16
Posted 28/08/2019

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Allison A

This is a tribute to a friend, a son, an uncle, a grandson, a nephew. Brian we love you so much and miss you every day. For anyone who reads this and knows of someone struggling with addiction, please love them. Help them get the treatment they need, but no matter how many times they […]

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Allison A

Brian T you left us too soon. We will forever hold you in our hearts and minds. Your laughter plays over in our thoughts. We love you always and forever.
Because of you I won’t give up. I’ll keep fighting.
Posted 29/08/2018

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Allison Lopez

In memory of my only daughter Jennifer. Forever 30. Until we meet again sweet angel I will love you always and forever.
lake worth

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Allison Schulman

I would trade places with you in a heartbeat. You were full of life and had a job you loved and never missed a day. No one gets that. I am fighting for you. I am fighting for your memory! You were not the typical addict and your story will be told and shared. I […]

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Allison Willis

My husband and father of my now seven-year-old daughter Jason passed away December 4th 2015 from a heroin overdose. he was only 34 years old. Considering we had lost contact due to his addiction, he was all alone when he died. They found his body in an abandoned house in Paterson New Jersey. We didn’t […]

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Alllison

My sweet boy Justin. I miss you each day! You accomplished more in your 22 years than most can in a life time. I will fight, take a stand and support those who need it. My heart aches everyday wishing I could here your voice or see you walk around the corner. I love you […]

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Ally

Ched “Cheddy Bear” Hudgins
9/26/1976-4/9/2013
My brother ched passes away a month ago from a heroin overdose. He was a beautiful soul with incredible pain. I love you so much Ched and I will never be the same. I will never forget.

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ally

Chandler Feltcher, the kindest soul. my twin spirit. you deserved better than the pain you felt here on earth but youre an angel now. i bet you look even better with wings angel, i miss you forever and always, love you chachi. love, ally

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Ally

My brother James was the most complex being I’ve ever come across. He was immensely intelligent, restless, daring, spontaneous. The things he did in the short years he had on Earth one couldn’t even believe. He was a trouble maker, but he made a lot of good trouble. Almost as if to say to everyone […]

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Alysa

The biggest lesson my dad taught me before he overdosed on pain killers was to find the humor in life. I guess that’s why he passed away on April 1st, 2015. You had a heart of gold and would take the shirt off your back for a stranger is they needed it, even if it […]

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Alyse

Andy, you lived with your heart bared. You gave who you were openly and freely and I understand how the traumas you endured led you down this path. I wish I knew you better. I wish you had to struggle less in this life. You were flawed, like all humans, but when you got things […]

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Alyson

In memory of my beautiful son, Christopher. He was a bright light to all, and was my heart. His brothers miss him everyday as do his Aunt and Uncles, cousins and so many friends. He was 26 and still had so much left to do. He was a a warrior with a kind soul and […]

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Alyssa

I will spend the rest of my life helping people that suffer from addiction in place of the one person I couldn’t.
Rest in peace Frankie Semencar. I know you didn’t want this to happen and I will never forget about you.
Philadelphia

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Alyssa

Angelo Sanchez was a beautiful soul. He was a genuine, and honest guy who loved his family and friends deeply. He was even kind to strangers or people he didn’t know well. Always greeting everyone with his contagious smile. He loved the fall because it was football season. His favourite team was the Kansas City […]

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Alyssa

Hanna was a beautiful vibrant young women. Everyone was so comfortable around her because her deep dimples, contagious smile and bubbly attitude always made everyone and anyone feel welcome. She had so much life left to live, but it was cut short. We don’t know why she had to get caught up in the scary […]

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Alyssa

Maria, I miss you all the time. Addiction took you from us too soon. You will never ever be forgotten, you will still be my children’s angel God mother. I love you

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Alyssa Brown

We talked about her going to a rehab two weeks before she accidently overdosed. We drove by it in the car and I told her she should go there and get help. I remember asking her if she knew how we would feel if something happened to her and how we wouldn’t have her anymore.

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Amalia

HOLD ON!!!! I STILL NEED YOU!!! HIM ON I STILL WANT YOU!!!!!!!! He never woke up. My brother died 6 days out of incarceration for an addiction. He wasn’t a thief he wasn’t a violent person. He was an addict who was a wonderful uncle, brother, son and the best Dad he could be…..i love […]

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Amanda

I miss you every day my sweet brother. I know you are watching over me and all of your friends and family, but it doesn’t stop the pain in my heart.

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amanda

To: Kelby Ward (12-5-2013 6-5-2015)
Babe your son and I will never forget you. We love you so much life just isn’t the same without you. I wish there was something – anything I could have done to help you but your cross was heavy and now you’re free of the demons that have been chasing […]

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Amanda

To our gorgeous brother Trevor,
It was 20 years this year since we lost you to an accidental overdose. I keep you close to my heart and I will never forget you.
xox

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Amanda

Coming up on 16 years and I can still hear your voice. It’s taken considerable amount of time to form my own associations and opinions on your passing, having been so young, but what I have gathered is this: You are still a hero to me. You’ll always be my dad. I love you more […]

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Amanda

Dillon Wentz lost his battle at the age of 23. He was not active in his addiction at the time, he was doing well, we finally had our boy back. Then on 6/28/15 he used for the final time. He fought for his life and was taken into Gods hands too soon. He will me […]

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Amanda

Patrick Burns we all miss your Big Smile your silly ways and always seeing a beanie on your head even in the 100 degree Texas summer. Everyone misses you so much even your cat Mad Ball, Luv ya Mom. July 17, 1993 – January 28, 2013.

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Amanda

17 years of unbelievable memories starting from Kindergarten that ended too soon. Waking up everyday without my bestfriend is something that will never be normal. I love you always & miss you even more Kasey Lynn <3

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Amanda

I miss my sister already. She was found by my mom today- after a drug overdose. Heroine took her life, addiction consumed her. I feel like I didn’t do enough. I didn’t know what to do. I hate drugs, I hate dealers. Why did you take my sister? My heart hurts, my stomach aches. How […]

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Amanda

My Father passed away after a week struggle in the hospital. When the blood was no longer flowing in the brain, he was brain dead. We decided, my sister brother and I. That out of respect of my fathers wishes we would let him naturally pass and unplug his life support. Nothing was working with […]

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Amanda

Shane Feathers, he had a heart of gold, a calm soul who lived his family dearly and would give the shirt off of his back to help someone in need. When I was trying to get clean he was like a sponsor to me, would stay up all night on the phone with me if […]

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Amanda

My daughters dad lost his life to a methadone overdose a few weeks before his 22nd birthday. We miss him dearly and the pain all of his family and myself have felt is unbearable. Rip Jon Michael

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Amanda

My good friends Merle,Waldon & Suzzanna. I have such special memories of you guys.
We all had to walk that ugly road of addiction. But you guys are now safe in the arms of Jesus.
I thank God everyday i made it out alive. I will never forget you guys.

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Amanda

My mother passed away two years ago when i was nineteen. She struggled her whole life to come to terms with sexual, physical, and emotional trauma she experienced as a child. Unfortunately when my mother lost her fight with the past throughout our lives my siblings and i would suffer until we finally lost her.
 
It’s […]

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Amanda

Tomorrow I have to bury one of the greatest people I have ever met due to one of the worst kinds of diseases known as addiction. I will cherish every memory I have with John and try and educate others to possibly prevent someone else’s best friend from leaving their side. Do not give up […]

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Amanda

Tim, we miss you and we love you! Your humor and smile will be with us forever. ❤️
Sarasota,FL

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Amanda

To my friend Tara. May you rest in paradise! I’ll always remember you and love you with all my heart!
Normal Illinois

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Amanda

I’m an addict living in recovery…. This could be me. This disease has taken so many friends in the last couple of years. To those we’ve lost…. and those still struggling….. break the STIGMA!
Kansas City, MO

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Amanda

I’ve lost two very close people to me from a heroine overdose within the months of August and September, 2017. To Kristen, my beautiful cousin, I hope you have found your peace and happiness up above me in your new forever home. Not a day goes by that you’re not in my mind. I love […]

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Amanda

Clarance Conaway my uncle he was 31 forever in our hearts gone to soon you are loved and missed everyday

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amanda

Remembering Amber Cummings, who passed away on August 20, 2020, born July 22, 1977. She was an amazing beautiful soul, a very spiritual person. Today on August 25, 2020 we have her funeral and lay her to rest. Today we will wear our purple ribbons to share and spread overdose awareness as we join for […]

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Amanda

RIP Todd. I know that you are playing rummy in Heaven with your Mom by your side. You are forever missed.
– A and A

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Amanda

To my big sis Melinda Rasor I miss you so much and you was to young to go.. I now know your at peace and no longer struggling love ya sis MANDY RASOR

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Amanda

Dear, ABE RANSOME
5/14/77- 5/02/09
When our loved ones are taken from us so suddenly, we don’t get the chance to say ,”Good bye.” Thank you for the opportunity to feel like I could. Its been 13 long years since I could hold you, or hear the sound of your voice. It’s taking me many […]

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AMANDA

This is hard as it still feels like yesterday that it happened. This is for my youngest son Mason Schell who passed away from an accidental fentanyl overdose 04/15/18 at the age of 26. He is still missed dearly everyday!

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Amanda

You are always on my mind and in my heart. I talk to you all the time and still hear your voice. It’s been almost a year without you but you have never left me. Missing and loving you always, Johnny.

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Amanda Bennettt

Andrew Goods January 1st 2019 was clean for 10 years and a exemplary man and hard worker . Was drugged by force or tricked by a bad one or a group of bad people and considered as suicide or overdose . At salvation army shelter Edmonton . Residence not rehab as he wasn’t using and […]

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Amanda cravens

3*1*18
My beautiful sister Shawna Ragozine, I love and miss u everyday! I hope u are now happy, healthy, and free! Until we meet again I love u beyond words!
Posted 01/09/2018

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Amanda garman

To a loving father gone to soon. U r 1 of the best man i know and you are a loving caring father who your babies are missing so much. Your babies Erica is going into 2nd grade and brian jr is going into kindergarten jaxson is mad he isnt starting school just sucks […]

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Amanda Joppru

In Memory of my cousin William (Bill) Rollins. You are so dearly missed and I wish I could have taken away your pain. Love you.
Hinsdale, MA USA

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Amanda W

In loving memory of Gregory L 5/1/61-7/6/17 a wonderful father who lost his life to this disease not having the chance to know there was a better way of life! <3
Posted 28/06/2018

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Amber

Danny, I can’t believe you lost the war. We pulled for you so hard, we were so encouraging and uplifting and we turkey thought you’d beat the odds. It hurts no end that you’re gone and I won’t be hearing the door to your room open anymore, hear your stories about your crazy life you […]

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Amber

My brother died today. It’s the worst day of my life. I hurt so badly but keep telling myself that he no longer hurts. I miss you already Rob.

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Amber

9/26/84-9/14/15 Dustin Howard you were my best friend my future my handsome charming fiance. I’ll love you always baby and though I lost my best friend I gained an angel. You were my rock. I lived & breathed you. You were my drug. You will forever be missed. Rest in Peace and we will met […]

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Amber

I lost my sister Nikki June 18 2019 to a drug overdose that I believe was intentional. Unfortunately her wife of 8 years passed away on May 27 2019 due to complications from diabetes. My sister and I were really close before her addiction got really bad and I had to protect my family. It’s […]

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Amber

I cannot believe I won’t ever get to see you or talk to you again. You sounded so positive and happy the last time we spoke. You were fighting to stay sober. I know the pain of losing your mom was something you hadn’t gotten over. I just wish I could have done something, anything. […]

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Amber

To those of us that didn’t make it to recovery and to those putting the work in every day to get themselves and others to realize the possibility of a life where you can experience joy and live with the bad times without dependency.
I tried my best for you. I wake up sobbing, have panic […]

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Amber

This is Scotty. We fell in love young and had a beautiful baby, and when our life together was over, he went on to have even more beautiful babies with another wonderful woman. He was always the goofy friend, doing anything to get a laugh. Helping those who needed the lift. Had the kindest soul […]

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Amber

Becca tried so hard to kick her addiction. She found herself on the side of sobriety several times before she lost her fight. She was the sweetest mom when she could be and loved her kids dearly. I pray they always remember the good times spent with her

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Amber Levinski

In memory of my dearest David. (David Ryan Trageser) my best friend and soulmate.
When you left you took my whole heart with you. And that’s okay, you deserved it. You forever have all of my love. I will never forget you or let you go. Rest easy, hun.
6.7.88-2.28.17 ~forever in my soul~
Baltimore, MD […]

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Ameena

A life taken way way way too soon. I miss you Cary, the best boyfriend & best friend a girl could ever ask for. <3 4/26/97 – 4/16/19
Posted 23/08/2019

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Amie

In memory of my mom, Teresa Heath, who died of an alcohol overdose on May 25, 2016, at age 59.  Fly.  Little Wing.  Your daughter, Amie

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Amie

In memory of my mom, Teresa Heath, who died of an alcohol overdose on May 25, 2016, at age 59.  Fly.  Little Wing.  Your daughter, Amie

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Amp

Today I remember too many. Today I think of my husbands father who overdosed on heroin, when my husband was just a teenager. He loved his son but didn’t know how to show it. I wish he could know that he left an amazing man here on earth with me. I am so thankful to […]

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Amy

To Mike Rodrigo, (Oakdale) my husband. I wish your tortured soul has finally found peace! Unfortunately, your drug addiction caused so much grief and pain to so many people. I hope you are finally at peace!

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Amy

Remembering a young man today, who gave the world his trust and the most beautiful smiles, despite living such a troubled life. Thank you for touching so many lives. I wish it hadn’t all been over too soon. I hope that you are safe and happy now. You are missed.

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Amy

Remembering my youngest son and best friend, Evan. Evan died of an accidental overdose of Heroin on 8/20/13 here at home. I miss you so much and will love you always and forever. RIP and embrace your new found peace and freedom.

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Amy

 
This Tribute is for my long term significant other, Aaron, I was with him for 10 years, and he died from a heroin overdose on March 2, 2015. Everything makes me think of him.
Aaron was a kindred soul. We we’re intertwined. He was much funnier than me; he was a goofball, the sweetest human being […]

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Amy

To my beautiful princess Julie who died on January 21,2015. She was 16 yrs old. It was an accidental overdose of fentanyl. I love you and miss you everyday.

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Amy

Hello I am a recovering heroin addict. I have lost so many friends and loved ones I couldn’t even name them all. The most painful was my best friend Brandi. When I went into treatment in 2001 she worked at the treatment facility. We became friends in the rooms and stayed best friends for 6years […]

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Amy

We lost our amazing son, Jon to an accidental overdose from prescription drugs on July 7, 2014. He was 26 and embarking on a happy life working on his software start up, enjoying time with his girlfriend and had just welcomed a new puppy into his world.The devastating impact this has had is beyond words […]

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Amy

On 7/6/16 I lost my boyfriend Tommy to an accidental drug overdose. He had just gotten out of a treatment program. Like others have mentioned I don’t think he was aware of the increased sensitivity to overdose when you have been through detox. He was an oxicontin addict as well as a multi pill user.
He […]

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Amy

Adam, I have never forgot u and never will.
Love to my uncle. Xx
Posted 22/07/2018

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Amy

In loving memory of Dillon “Luke” Millwood
1/21/1994 – 8/15/2011
So very loved, so very missed…
Jonesville, SC. USA

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Amy

My beautiful girl died of a mixed drug overdose on July 2, 2018, 22 days before her 28th birthday. I have so many feelings of guilt and regret. We tried tough love, and it didn’t work. Instead, my beautiful, funny & smart girl died feeling isolated, sad and ashamed. I hope she knows how much […]

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Amy

In memory of my awesome, beloved son Ian Blair, who overdosed on heroin at age 24 in March 2015. Like so many afflicted by addiction, he had so much going for him and was loved by many. We miss him!
Sitka, Alaska

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Amy

I have been struggling with a heroin addiction for 6 years. I have 4 beautiful and intelligent children. I want to be clean and sober and not struggle with addiction everyday more than anything else I could ever have. Please pray for me to get better and have a better life for me my family […]

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Amy

To my baby brother, Nick, who died of a Fentanyl overdose September 6th, 2017! I miss you every single day. I struggle, wishing there was more we could have done to help you beat this demon called “addiction”. You were more than an addict!! You were a kind, funny, intelligent, loving man! You were 9 […]

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Amy

I lost my best friend & love of my life to an accidental drug overdose. I miss him every single day. RIP sweetheart, I hope to see you again someday.
Posted 29/08/2018

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Amy

Jacob Lee. I love you and miss you so much. I keep fighting this disease in honor of you. You will always be in my heart.
Posted 26/05/2019

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Amy

To my son Eric, I miss your beautiful smile, your laugh, bear hugs, and the way you lite up the room when you entered. I feel you next to me, guiding me, to help others. I’m grateful for this. I would never trade the 24 years we had together, including the ups and downs, for […]

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Amy

In remembrance of my mother,
Yvette Marie Fitzpatrick
November 6, 1967 – April 4, 2011
Love, your daughter
Posted 09/06/2019

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Amy

In remembrance of, my best friend,
Devin Christopher Barnes
12/31/1984 – 05/12/2019
I miss you deeply, my love. I miss laughing and smiling with you on the daily, but as each day passes, I get closer to seeing you again and I can’t wait. We will be jamming to music and running the roads in […]

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Amy

My heart aches every second of my life for my son Joseph D. Kirby. He was an outstanding son, husband, father , grandson, brother and man. His death has destroyed so many lives ..
Posted 26/08/2019

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Amy

Jeffrey Ross was as beautiful inside as he was on the outside, always smiling, wickedly funny, skilled DJ, break dancer , animal lover & optimist unfortunately Jeff didn’t ever reveal his pain & masked his emotions with meth & oxy. On Wednesday morning July 29, 2020 Jeff Ross accidentally overdosed on those 2 substances & […]

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Amy

Kristian Reid Nelson
My love will be loved forever, and missed always.
08/29/1998
08/25/2017

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Amy

Jey, I miss you so much. Your smile , your warmth…you were my best friend & I love you still. My heart broke July 29, 2020, when you died. I wish I’d been there, I wish you’d have let me in . You were such a joy to so many, people really responded to you […]

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Amy

I want to keep my daughter Patience Myers memory alive. She was a beautiful woman, a mother, a daughter, a granddaughter. She brought so much joy to this world and touch so many lives in her short 19 years. She left behind two beautiful children. She was not just another statistic. I love and miss […]

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Amy

Zachary Michael Whitcher
07-06-94 – 03-07-19
Son, brother, grandson, uncle, nephew, cousin, friend.
Always in our hearts.

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Amy

To my son, Luke Millwood, who died at age 17 of a prescription drug overdose. I will always love and remember you.
Until we meet again, Mom

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Amy

To my beautiful cousin Christina Matilda
I miss you terribly and am so sorry you were struggling in silence for so long. I hope you know not a day goes by that I don’t think about you somehow . I gave my daughter your namesake, and love that your name is alive and well in […]

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Amy

Dear Shawn,
We miss your smiling face and joyful demeanor. We will never forget you.

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Amy

To my love, its been a year and 65 days since you left me devastated and confused. Our time was cut short and I miss you every second of every day but I will never stop fighting in your memory. I hold you in my heart always, beebo. I love you.

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Amy

My Dearest Niece Annah…oh how I will miss you. I will miss everything about you…your infectious smile and laughter, your hugs & I love you’s, your excellent selfie skills cause I’m terrible (although I have gotten better over the years with your help). I will miss how you lit up your dad’s life. I will […]

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Amy

8/19/22. RIP. Our beloved son Grant , taken too soon , due to Fentanyl. Forever 30. 💜♥️💜

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Amy Cooper

My beautiful son, Jon died on July 7, 2014 as a result of an accidental overdose from illegally prescribed opioids. He was just 26 and embracing a life full of hope and dreams in Silicon Valley as he was building a start-up software company. His loss is so profound and so preventable. The waves of […]

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Amy Holland

To my son Nicolas David Holland
There aren’t enough words to describe what a light in our lives Nicky was.
He’d been a sensitive child with anxiety issues and as he grew he discovered that drugs could ease his pain if only for a little while. He struggled with bipolar disorder and was in a […]

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Amy M

Steve
Your TC brothers love and miss your ability to make them all laugh! Your kind heart and amazing soul will forever live in their hearts.
Posted 31/08/2018

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Amy Maffettone

Mama,
I love and miss you every single day. Not a day goes by that I don’t think about you. I try to forget it, but I can’t. I know you didn’t mean to OD, but that doesn’t make it any easier. I hasn’t gotten easier after 3 years, I’ve just learned to live differently. […]

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Amy Michelle

Our life together had been a hard life. We had some bad years in the beginning and some bad years in the end, but the in-between years were the greatest of our lives. Watching our children grow, spending quality time with each other, enjoying life together. Being in love with someone with an addiction is […]

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amy Rudnitskas

To my cousin Alex-
We fought that battle together I truly thought one day we would think back on our crazy days and think about how stupid we were. I miss you. I can’t believe it ended like that the tears don’t wash away the pain your mom and dad are numb but the thoughts […]

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Anamaria

today on this date was so sad for me I cry till I couldn’t cry no more I cry cause I knew I wouldn’t see you no more here on earth. but with the grace of GOD each passing day GOD gave me strength and now when this date comes it puts a smile on […]

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Anastasia

We lost my brother to an overdose in October 2015.
After a long stretch of spinal issues after a work-related injury, my brother was at his wits end and still couldn’t get enough pain relief from his prescribed medications. Finally, he turned to street drugs and began using heroin as a means to disassociate from […]

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Anb

16 months, still miss my son terribly. Almost 11 months clean. Used twice 04-27-18, the last time fatal. Not sure what my new normal is. Heartbroken. Questions will never be answered. Love you Mike! Forever 30.
Posted 30/08/2019

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Anders

Dear Anders,
I honestly did not believe I would make it this far without you here on this earth. I am sure if you still had the same state of mind you did before you passed, one year ago, you would be angry that I have cried as much as I have over losing and missing […]

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Andie

2/1/18 we lost a beautiful soul. He was just a kid really. Born in 1995, only being 22 and had gone through so much. Drugs had been in and out of his life since he was 15/16. He did his best to try to stay sober, but the addiction had been too powerful. He was […]

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Andika

Today I has a special event remember my brother related to drugs Overdose.
Posted 02/07/2018

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Andrea

Sending love and light and strength to all the families and friends who have lost a loved one……more awareness and compassion needs to be raised…..
Missing you Dillon. 24/12/1985 – 15/12/2011

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Andrea

Taylor, we lost you to a heroin overdose August 4, 2006.  It was the worst day of my life, and my heart was shattered.  Not a day goes by that I don’t think of you and miss you.  I wish I could have helped you more.  There is a hole in our lives without you.  […]

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Andrea

We lost our son Tony to a heroin overdose. We are forever changed and damaged. If only we could have saved this loving, kind and special boy~

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Andrea

Philip C Hiltz
My life will never be the same without you, I will always love you and Carry you within my heart! Infinity….
I needed u..
Need u..you were MY SOMEONE…
Belfast, Me, USA

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Andrea

Philip C Hiltz 2017
Miss you everyday, my heart hurts so much still. You fought so hard, so many times, and now, you are my angel, I will forever love you!
Posted 03/08/2018

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Andrea

He was my best friend, a brother by love not blood, a genuinely gracious, kind, caring, and beautiful soul. He taught me so much about life and being grateful for the small things. Music bonded us and I will never forget how bright he shined!! <3<3<3<3<3<3<3<3<3

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Andrea

Happy Birthday Kevin, my guardian angel.
Today you would have been 23 years old. You were taken from us far too soon and we miss you every day. I wish we would have had more time together to make memories and share laughs. I love you and you will always have a place in my heart. […]

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Andrea

In loving memory, to a daughter, a sister, a mother, a friend. You will be in our hearts forever and you will be missed something terrible.
I think of you everyday and some days the tears will not stop. Your brother dedicated his El Camino to you: “RIP Forever in Our Hearts Forever in Our […]

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Andrea M.

To my road dog Stephanie Curie, I miss you! Can’t wait to see you on the other side. I love you girl.
Shrewsbury, PA.

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Andrea Patterson

Parker Clay Fenton
04/09/1997-10/14/2015
My beautiful firstborn child, Parker Fenton, died of a methadone overdose on October 14th, 2015. Parker was an AMAZING person!! He was so full of energy, so funny, so smart, so caring, and so generous!! He was only 18 years old and he accomplished God’s purpose for him in […]

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Andrea Walsh

Please ask for help! Educate our young!
In loving memory Philip C Hiltz..forever love everything you! I miss you! 6/2017
Belfast, Maine

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Andres

The energy in the room was so raw and sincere. I did not personally know him, other than a quick hello once or twice, and through your stories. Like the rest of us, he had his flaws and could have, at times, made better decisions. However, it appears that his heart was in the right […]

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Andrew

On the day the news broke
The leaves drifted down
All twisted and brown
And wasted with grief
And the river it ran
And the cliffs they stood still
And in shock I lay down
And I wept on the hill
And the old man he came
And he patted my head
And in kindness […]

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andrew

For Tom P, the best angry young punk I ever knew. It’s been a long time, but you are missed and remembered. I miss your intelligent arguments, the pride that you had in being who you were, and still wonder what might have been.

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Andrew

Today I think of the mates over the years who died due to overdose. Tom, Tim, Poully and Benjamin. I miss you.

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Andrew

Although it’s been many years, I still think about you, mom. I know you left because you felt that you couldn’t cope with life. As a single mother with an alcohol problem, you did the best you could. There was a period in my life after you died where I blamed you for my problems, […]

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Andrew

Today I think of Tim. Tim was funny and good company. I recall him in the kitchen of a shared house, casually showing me the leopard print undies he had stolen from his new lover; he had decided to wear them. Black jacket and a foppish mod haircut, he was a beautiful young man.
He […]

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Andrew

Hi Karl.
You remind me that it’s important to sort things out with friends and family, as you never know what will happen, and what’s around the corner.
You did a lot with the time you had.
your wide, messy, legacy still stands, and the people that love you are still making art and music and laughing.

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Andrew M Stone

To: The Booth Family
Mr Booth both your sons deserved so much more out of life,
not to die on the end of a needle.
I wish all the luck in the world. Stoney

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Andrew Phillips

My buddy and brother Jeremy Craig Phillips would have been 38 this month. I miss you so much. There is a void that just can’t be filled. See you on the other side. You will never be forgotten. You were right….we were all that we had. I hope they know that they are not fooling […]

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Andrew Tirado

My immediate younger brother passed away December 13, 2001 of a Oxycontin-synthetic heroin OD. That stuff overtakes a person preying on their vulnerabilities. The fight is to get Oxycontin and other psychotropic killers who really only serve to destroy people done away with. It’s a difficult battle fought on a daily basis, but […]

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Andy

I miss you Dad. We don’t know if it was intentional or an accident. We don’t know if it was fentanyl or heroin.
We know you were in a lot of pain beating cancer once was hard, going through chemo twice, watching you lose all your hair and eye lashes, watching you get sick, dropping weight, […]

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Andy

Maggie I mourn you everyday and not a moment passes where I don’t think about you wish you were here.
I don’t know if it was an overdose- if it was a withdrawal. They said it was a seizure but I heavily doubt that.
Not a moment passes that I wish I can text you telling you […]

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Ang and Anthony

To: Nick “Munch” Mata 6/18/87 – 5/14/10

Nick we miss your face, your laugh, and your hugs. We are forever changed and for the better, this we owe you. The 22 years you spent with us, you taught us to love and cherish every day. It’s been 15 months as of 5/14/2011 and it still feels like […]

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Angel

I miss you so much mum, you were the strongest person I’ve ever met. I can’t even imagine how hard it was lying in that hospital bed knowing that it was the last time you’d see any of us, your children, family and friends. You did a great job as a mother and we all […]

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Angel

My cousin passed away this past January (2018) of an overdose. He was a happy, energetic and loving man with a daughter who was almost 3 at the time of her Daddy’s death. It breaks my heart knowing that he could have been saved. At the time of his arrest he had swallowed a large […]

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Angel

Can’t believe you’re gone Dylan. My 23 year old son gone because someone killed him by giving him fentanyl. He left behind two daughters age 2 and 8 months. He had just moved out of our house. He died 3 months to the day him and my grandchildren moved out of nowhere. We kept our […]

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Angel

Aunt Chris, Marvin White, Jessica Barnett, Brandy Kincaid, Ashley Huddleston, Daniel Debarr, Michael Sargent, Jessica Lemke and Travis Chism are the family members whom I’ve lost to the disease of addiction (so far). They’re Gone but NEVER forgotten.
Posted 01/09/2019

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Angel

I have lost so many to addiction, that I cannot pay tribute to only one… I must commemorate them all. Addiction takes everything, and gives nothing back.

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Angel

On september 8, 2020 My Father- Jason “TEX” Lee Taylor, 51, of Pawtucket, RI, lost his battle with addiction. My dad attended the Art Institute of Dallas where he learned to perfect his techniques. He was an artistic genius who saw the world in a million different colors. At the time of his death he […]

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Angel

Chantelle Burke your sisters love and miss you so much. Your son is growing up and you wld be so proud your missing out on so many things down here you should be here to watch your son grow into a man your nieces and nephews grow up you and your sisters should be growing […]

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Angel Glynn

In loving memory of Brian Glynn who passed away on September 3, 2015 of a heroin overdose. Brian is loved and missed every day.
Wisconsin

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Angela

I just lost my baby brother, the other half of my soul, this week. He was 33 and an amazing father and husband. My brother had a terrible car accident which left him in so much pain. It started with the pain meds and ended with heroin. I hate the word heroin as it conjures […]

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Angela

Gabriel Alexander 5/12/94- 4/7/2013
Gabriel – you were taken from this world too soon! You were the most amazing son and friend. You loved people no matter what their circumstance, you taught me to love that way too. I will be forever grateful to God that he blessed me with 18 years with you. You […]

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Angela

To my cousin Nick and my dear friend Bindi, you were so very much loved and are very much missed. May your souls rest in peace and your spirits live on in us who were blessed to know you. I will continue to rally for a world without overdose. Ange.

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Angela

11/24/2015 ,On this DAY you changed our life’s forever.you will be forever loved, missed everyday to the end of our time. FOR MY BROTHER IN LAW

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Angela

To my MOTHER Bonnie Ann Carr Wooldridge only 57 at time of death due to a massive heart attack caused by drug overdose……this ache in my heart will never go away…everyday at least once a day, somedays all day I find myself looking for you, my hearts calls out for you and than the realization […]

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Angela

Lost my 17 year old son the night after Christmas 2014. Found him cold and stiff laying on his stomach at 3am. He had snorted a.dose of fentanyl. I do not believe he knew what he was snorting. He had just experimented with xanax the week before. This has been a nightmare. His older brother […]

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Angela

Addiction is a hard thing to break but it’s worth it to save your life and to save the lives of the people who are left to mourn when the addiction takes you from them.  ♡

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Angela

Gregory, we miss you so very much! Life has not been the same without you. Love Mom, Dad, David, & Courtney
Hydes, Md

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Angela

In loving memory of our daughter Brittney who lost her battle to heroin April 24, 2015. She is greatly missed.
Illinois

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Angela

I had a heroin overdose at the age of 28 in broad daylight slumped up against some pool fences.
The police bought me back to life with CPR and the ambulance attendex but I was never given Narcan.
I was clinically dead for 3 minutes and thank God did not suffer brain damage.
Perth Australia

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ANGELA

My daughter overdosed a year ago on Opana. She had struggled with addiction for a few years prior and had just celebrated her sobriety of 1 year when she relapsed. With the help of 2 doses of Narcan and God answering my prayers she survived. She has made a lot of changes in her life […]

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Angela

My husband & friend, Curtis, taken too soon at the hand of addiction, I love & miss you.
 
Posted 21/06/2018

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Angela

My niece, Tabi, lost her battle with addiction this year, 2018. A mother of 3, in her early 20’s gone too soon. I pray for the recovering addicts, the struggling addicts , the addicts who have lost their lives and families of all. This is a problem of epidemic proportions! I pray for all who […]

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angela

I lost my oldest son, Trent, on Christmas day 2019 to heroine laced with fentanyl. It’s been a hard road for me. So many questions unanswered. Please spread awareness of addiction, and make it ok to talk about without being shamed. Help people to get help and recovery. Prayers to all.

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Angela

To my soulmate…Corbin! 4/9/17
Always on my mind, Forever in my Heart ❣
We miss you…
Angela, Alyssa, Arianna & Korbyn Lewis

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Angela

My son was homeless for several years, had over dosed and resuscitated 3 times. Adam made it through and is nearing 2 years sobriety. My son is not out of the grips of addiction and likely may never be, but he chose life. His recovery is our recovery. Adam will not walk through the shadows […]

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Angela

My son died today
I wailed today
He’s rolling free in waves of joy today
I laughed today
I gave thanks today
I loved today
In it I’ll stay
No sad for me
Only joy for me
A mothers day

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Angela and Paul

To our dearest Austen (8-1-97 to 4-27-18)
We all love and miss you so much! I never knew real pain before this. We did not get to spend enough time together. I’m so sorry you had to be a victim of this horrible disease. Our only comfort is knowing you are with God. Until we meet […]

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Angela Grabowski

For my soulmate, Shane Ryan Vincent. You are missed more than you will ever know. Life has been dark since you left. Love you always
York, PA USA

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Angela Meyer

Remembering my son Robert today & everyday. Died 31 Oct 2018. Love & joy is what has seen me thru dark days. Sending love to families & friends you are not alone x
Posted 31/08/2019

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Angela Ruis

On 2-6-17, our daughter Erica, 15 days before her 21st birthday, passed away from a Heroin overdose. We loved her so much and watched her hurt and struggle with depression and anxiety for several years. This led to her addiction. We miss her and grieve her everyday and will for the rest […]

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Angelica

To those who know Tarrick Delorme, the love of my life, my best friend and my world, he will be missed by so many, his contagious sense of humour and laughter and his sweet smile. His kind heart and pure soul will never be forgotten. We will love you and miss you forever tarrick<3
Forever […]

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Angelique Chasse

In loving memory of my son Jordan Kyle Hodges
July 31/92- March 10/19 who lost his battle to mental health issues and fentanyl overdose.
Jordan fought so hard to battle all his demons of homelessness, depression, schizophrenia and drugs but in the end they were all just too much for him. You’re at peace now […]

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Angie

In loving memory of Trevor Yarrington,  11/16/2013.
You will forever be loved by so so many.  Gone but NEVER TO BE FORGOTTEN!!

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Angie

My beautiful daughter lost her life at the age of 19 – laying alone in her car. She thought she could sleep it off. She didn’t want to die.She tried over and over to get healthy – and felt like a failure with every relapse. Brooke was a fighter. She is my hero. I miss […]

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Angie

> Brandon was born on June 21, 1991 along with his twin sister, Blair. He had an ever-present smile and an outgoing personality & he loved to make people laugh. He was a fiercely loyal friend who could be depended on. He loved sports , especially golf and basketball. Brandon had a great love for […]

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Angie

9/20/16 I lost my brother Eric to a heroin overdose. Getting that phone call to identify you was unbearable. If you just would’ve said sis I need help. I would’ve been there with you every step. I know you were ashamed. I love you eric, you took a piece of me with you when u […]

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Angie

Jim, you were the world to me. I can.it believe this could happen to you. So strong yet so alone. I wish I would of recognized the signs sooner. You are so loved and so very missed! R.I.P.
Des Moines Ia. USA

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Angie

This tribute is for my Katie B, she lost her life to an overdose on August 17, 2016 after being arrested and died in a jail cell alone. She leaves behind a beautiful son and a family who misses her everyday. We will not give up bringing Awareness to this epidemic and will not let […]

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Angie

Michael Andrew Hampton
12/16/1991 to 2/6/2021
Son, there are so many things that I want to say. I love you and miss you more than any words that I can put on a piece of paper. Please know that I am really trying hard to move forward and honor your life. I will never be […]

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Angie

I want you remember my daughter Brittney who overdosed Jan 24 2020 I miss her so much

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Angie

In loving memory of my charasmatic, loving brother Landon who lost his life December 4, 2002 to the disease of addiction. A 19 year old with a bright future ahead cut short after his first use injecting Heroin. It’s been 17 years and our family still feels his loss.

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Angie Bright

You left us just a little over three weeks ago. You tried to fight your demons but they were too strong. You were all or none, you had no rock bottom, you lost everything including your life. The heroin and fentanyl were the love of your life. Ultimately your lover was your killer. We may […]

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Angie Courtney

Max Broden Courtney 10/17/91-10/26/13. Forever 22. Loving son, father, brother, grandson, uncle, cousin and friend. “Love to the Max”.

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Angie M

To my sister Val, I still can’t believe you’re gone. It’s been 8 months and 20 days…and it’s not getting much easier. I may cry less but I’m still learning what life looks like without you here. We love you and miss you so much.
Posted 29/08/2018

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Angie Thomas

In memory of my daughter Katie Lee Thomas who lost her battle with addiction, August 16, 2016.
RIP Katie Bug…… 12.9.1994-08.17.2016
Efland, NC USA

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Angla

David I will be your voice, I promised I wouldn’t let them do this to you but yet they did. I won’t stop until someone pays for what they did to you. I love you rest in peace

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Ani

Brandy, I miss you so much. I know your life on this earth was a living hell.  12 years of fighting that addiction was a constant battle for you. I tried to do all I couLd to save you. Rehabs all over the country’s, prayer, guilt love, tough love, begging love. No matter how messed […]

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Anita

My granddaughter died on 3-20-15 from an accidental heroin OD, she was just 20. Angela had battled drugs for awhile and it finally took her life . She was a beautiful mother ,daughter,sister , granddaughter and friend to many. She is missed so much and her family will always love & remember her, R.I.P. My […]

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Anita

To My Cowboy, MY Ride or Die. The man who taught me the value of a smile, THE Man that forever made me a better Woman, human being.
CARL A. LAMBINIS
WENT TO HEAVEN ON
JANUARY 5, 2017…
HE WAS ONLY 54 YRS YOUNG…..

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Anita Bitz

My son Andrew Butz Jr was in and out of Jail. Last time he was in jail for driving under suspension was pulled out of much needed rehab. Was in jail for 4 months not being treated for the disease of heroine addiction. Died of a overdose on Aug 31, 2012 two days after he […]

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Anita Butz

My son AJ died of the disease of addiction the day before overdose awareness day. On Aug 30, 2012 our hearts were shattered when I found my sons lifeless body on the floor of his bedroom. He was an honor student and struggled from 16 to 21. He was into sports and always helped other […]

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Anjuli

My husband and father of 3 boys died September 22, 2014. He died from a heroin overdose. Not a day goes by I don’t think of him.. I miss his, his children miss him. I’d do anything to have him back just one more day. Fighting and praying against this terrible disease.

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Ann

To my son Cory,
It’s been over a year without you. We think of you every single day. This horrible disease took you from us. You had so much to give. You have a huge heart. You were the number one baseball hitter in all of NYC and you […]

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Ann

I would like to say how much I miss you Adam James Tripp. You left us far too soon. You were only 23 and you had your whole life ahead of you. We placed you with your brother David at the Memorial Gardens in Plymouth. We visit you as much as we can. Especially on […]

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Ann

Dearest Adam, My heart has been shattered with the pain of the loss of you! We tried for so long to help you and to try to discourage you from taking the pain killers and with no prevail we loss you! My whole world has turned upside down! The loss of your brother was enough […]

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Ann

We lost our son PJ 3/25/16. He left behind those who loved him so much & will forever miss him. Our lives will never be the same. I know you didn’t mean to leave us, I’m so sorry we couldn’t save you……Loving you & missing you forever. Mom & Dad
Oxford, Ct

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Ann

I lost my son 4/27/18. He was almost 11 months clean. For some reason I will never know why he used twice that day, the second time fatal. He did not know the second dose had enough fentanyl in it to kill 4 grown people. A loving father of a 7 year old son, working […]

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Ann

8/11/87-4/27/18. Still can’t wrap my head around the loss of my son. 11 months clean and one time. Fentynal with heroine. I miss him more and more each day. Love you Mike! Forever 30.
Posted 03/07/2019

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Ann

A loving father. Mike always put others needs before his needs. Missed terribly by friends and family. I miss him terribly, after 11months clean, for reasons I will never understand, he used twice. The second time fatal. A father, son, grandson, who feels the void in our lives. #heroinsucks #forever30. Mike Kratzer mom. Heartbroken.

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Ann

My Dear Andrew,
How can it be 9 long months since you left us? We all miss your gentle smile, and kind heart. My heart will never be the same, but I firmly believe God has you in the palm of His hand, sending signs and Hope that you are truly at peace and I […]

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Ann Bennett-Cookson

Sarah, my sweet, sad, overwhelmed daughter! You left us December 16, 2016 as you finally found your peace amidst so much pain and sadness. Finding you that day pulled the breath from me, leaving me in the in-between. In your passing, you left broken hearts that are slowly mending. Your passing opened a chasm and […]

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Ann Tripp

Remembering you my sweet angel! Adam Tripp, age 22, died August 16th 2014. Forever loved and missed.
Ypsilanti, Michigan USA

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Ann-Marie

In memory of my Son Kevin Day who passed away May 8, 2018, a life cut short from a Fentanyl Overdose. Til we meet again….Always Loved and Missed.
Posted 31/07/2018

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Ann, Joe and Brian Mitchell

To: Kim
Kim Mitchell died of a drug overdose on April 26th 2011. She was 20 years old and we miss her more than words can say. Kim also suffered from an eating disorder and depression and we believe she was self medicating since the doctors just couldn’t get it right. She was a great softball […]

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Anna

My dear baby bear Jake, it has been almost 18 months since you left us. Not a day goes by that I wish you were still here.  I know you are watching out for all of us who love and miss you. I love you son,
LOVE Mom

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Anna

I lost the love of my life on feb 27th 2017, Michael, we were getting married, so many plans, and this drug took hold of you more than our love…
You said we would be together for ever and ever, and Im here alone , not a day goes by my love that I dont […]

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Anna

Nicholas, you left us much too early and you are sorely missed. The loving memories that we have of you are cherished and you will continue to live on through all of us. May your memory be eternal.

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Anna

I lost my mom over 7 years ago. She died 6/12/12. She died from a heroine overdose.
Posted 13/01/2020

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Anna

Vito–we love you very much and miss you every day, beautiful baby. You were the most wonderful friend and husband and father and brother and son. Heaven is so lucky to have you darling. Watch out for Jerry up there.
Love, Anna and Vincent
Vito (1992-2013) Seven years today

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Anna

Tommy, Latasha, Tasha, Matt , Austin
This world is so lonely with out you. You all are missed so much. Not a day goes by we don’t feel your absence. Please watch over those that are still left. I miss you all so much. Till we meet up again.

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Anna

Stefania “Goose”
Gone too soon, gone too young.
We will not forget you. Your passing is not in vain.

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Anna Anzalone

My niece & Godchild Nicole D. Zippel (1/23/80-11/29/06)
It is almost 7 years that you left us to go too a better place were you have no more pain or suffering. Your family & friends Love You & Miss You everyday! Your son Phoenix is growing up to be a fine young man. He is […]

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Anna Maria

Mathew Lee Keller
December 10, 1980- September 8, 2017
In memory of my beautiful beloved son Mathew, who was funny, loving, smart, and so kind and giving to others.
Mathew was fluent in French, a talented and skilled mason with bricks blocks and rocks, learning and working along side his dad and uncle as a […]

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Anna Maria Iredale

I lost my son Mathew Lee Keller at age 36 years old due to Fentanyl. I will love and remember him as long as I live and breath.
Till we meet again Mat ❤️
December 10 1980- September 8 2017
Posted 31/07/2019

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AnnA Meade

Wasn’t an OD (it was a fentanyl lacing) BUT… Here’s to big brother, Jake! You are our hero. Can’t wait to hug you in heaven! Praying for you to come hang with me in my dreams soon. Miss you always, love you forever.
Posted 16/08/2019

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Anne

Shanon I think about you all the time. You were only 19. Just a child this dam dis-ease took you 7 years ago. I will always rember you because I know you are watching over me in heaven.

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Anne

Shanon I think about you all the time. You were only 19. Just a child this dam dis-ease took you 7 years ago. I will always rember you because I know you are watching over me in heaven.

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Anne

In loving memory of a beloved friend, brother and son, Eric Russell Anderson, 2/23/1982-10/27/2013. You are truly missed each and every minute of every day. Life has not and will not ever be the same without your smiling face. Addiction is a powerful disease and it took your life far too soon. Your best friend, […]

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anne

I lost a loved one to heroin. Not a day goes by that we don’t miss him. I pray that we can one day end this cycle of destruction.
south burlington, vt

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Anne

This is the 4th year since you’ve been gone, life has not been the same. Your beautiful smile that lit up the rooms everywhere you went, is missed each and every day. You had that gift of creating laughter and bringing smiles to the faces of others. On this Overdose Awareness day, as the skies […]

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Anne

In loving memory of my little sister, Ilse. You were so kind and loving, so protective of your sons and oh so strong. While it took us all too long to realize the severity of what was happening with everything you were using to escape the pain, we did everything we could towards the end […]

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Anne

To my son , ricker who died from fentanyl poisoning 21/2 years ago. We love you every day as our hearts crack open from missing you. Your beautiful son keeps your spirit alive ,his mom is doing such a lovely job parenting him. Your journey was wrought with racism
And the greed of others. I […]

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Anne & Ryan

There’s not a day that goes by that we don’t think of you and wish you were still here with us. You are missed so terribly much. To think how many lives heroin has taken, and wonder why yours had to be one of them, breaks our hearts. You fought addiction each and every day […]

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Anne E

I still can’t believe you are really gone, how can this be happening. For many years Ryan battled with his substance use disorder. He was in an out of jail/prison, the last 4 months of his life were spent in jail, at times I felt he was better off in there as hard as it […]

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Anne Emerson

In Memory of Ryan Colt Anderson 6/8/83-12/3/17. Life has not been the same since you were taken away. I know you’re still with me, I get your signs ❤ You never should have died, if I only had known then what I know now.. Your quirky jokes are missed as well as your beautiful smile. […]

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Anne M Emerson

Ryan- It’s hard to believe you are really gone. Your bright blue eyes and beautiful smile are pieces of you I miss so much. The love and compassion we shared is irreplaceable and is locked in my heart forever. You had such a great personality, you lit up the rooms of every place you went […]

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Anne-Britton

In memory of my cousin who passed away on June 3, 2013 from a heroin overdose. You are severely missed by those who loved you. My children learned a very hard, sad lesson on the day that you died. We know you are in a better place now.

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Anne-Marie

My darling Liam I cannot believe it will soon be 8 years since you left us so unexpectedly. I miss your big bear hugs & I remember you everyday. Life is so different knowing that you won’t saunter in the door in a way you could only do. I miss your smile & your laughter […]

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Anne, Lynne and Kelly

Our dear Colin – we miss you so very much.
My son died 10/11/11 of a heroin overdose, still is so unreal and too hard to hold this truth. I ache to have more time, to be able to take away his struggle and pain. The drugs took away my son before he left. We […]

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Anneli

I lost my sister at age 55 on July 12 to heroin. She fought hard to overcome her addiction. She is now done and in the arms of love. I will miss her forever.

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Annemarie Heally

To: Sean Dunn (passed away on 23/12/06)
I miss you dearly. I often think about the times we spent together. You are sadly missed.
Love Annemarie

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Annette

My son Tim Toman passed on 6/21 after losing battle to addiction. My heart is broken from his OD

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Annette

It is very sad of the loss of life we have had because of drug overdose.  I have personally know three people this year that have lost their lives to these horrible drugs.
Ages vary from 17 to 47.  I am with everyone who can possibly help.  May those that have left us rest in peace.  […]

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Annette

In memory of my forever 32 son, Timothy Toman who passed from accidental OD of the evening of 6/21/2016 You are missed by all…??mom

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Annette

In tribute to my son, Charles Michael Hill who died of an accidental overdose on 10/08/15 to fentanyl prescribed by his physician to an addict.   No words other than an awareness that addiction is a disease in the purest form.  If I could offer any advice and reverse anything it would be to show him […]

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Annette

You are missed daily you dancing fool.!
Hoping the epidemic ends soon.
We’ve lost enough.
Bradenton

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Annette

Sarah,
You are not forgotten. I honor your struggle by working to help others with substance use and mental health disorders. Know that you were loved, even on your darkest days. People cared about you.

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Annette Jackson

Olivia Michelle – The light of my life. My Sunshine. My only child. Taken away from me due to an overdose containing carfentanyl on Aug. 1st 2017. The world is not near as bright without you my baby. I miss you so much it hurts. Not a day goes by I don’t think of you. […]

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Annette Stephanie G.

Always in my heart and thought. You rest in peace. Thank god for have given me the vlessing to have meet you. Love you tons my big browski phil.
Posted 16/07/2018

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Annie

I just found out that my best friend died yesterday. Heroin overdose. I just wish I could have told him I loved him one more time. I love you Joey. I hope you’re in a better place. You deserved so much more than this.

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Annie

Michael, my love, my soul, my everything… You would’ve been 35 years old today…. I can’t believe it’s been 4 years since you left us but it still feels like yesterday. Me and our girls went to your resting place today, and I know we’ll be together again one day, but the pain we feel, […]

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Annie

My daughter April was a beautiful loving soul. She loved to help others she just didn’t know how to help herself. Her smile would light up any room and her bubbly laughter was the sweetest music to your ears. She had been incarcerated for 18 months and been home 3 weeks on March 12, 2014 […]

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Annie

Stephen, I think about you everyday. Some days more than others. I wasn’t ready to say goodbye. I really thought you were okay. It hurts to know my big brother is gone. It all happened so quickly. I’ve dreamt of you. I see signs of you everywhere. I know you are with me. I know […]

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Annie

In loving memory of Kevi-poopoo and cousin Donna. Two beautiful, kind, generous, funny souls taken way too soon from OD.
I miss you every day.
Peace, love, and light to you both

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Annmarie & Lilyrose

My beautiful child . You will never be forgotten . Despite your struggles your heart remained the most gentlest . Rest now with Jesus in his peace and love . Lilyrose will never forget her mommy and will always love you to the moon and back . I’ll see you over the rainbow one day […]

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Annmarie Angelicola

Our beautiful Jillian , you live on in the hearts of those who love you , especially in the heart of your beautiful Lily Rose. As you always told me , I “l love you forever and always .” Until we meet again . Love, Mom
Posted 16/08/2019

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Anon

This tribute is for my loving friend David who will always have a special place and memory in my heart. David had a long term use of cannabis which he thought was helping him deal with his depression but it resulted in his horrific suicide which affected the lives of all his loving family […]

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Anon

Dear Bree
I hope that next time round things are better for you. I remember every year.

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Anon

To Simone
I will always remember your warmth, openness and your love
for your brother, husband and dogs.

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Anon

To Piri:
The folk who seem happy
And those who seem bright
With smiles on their faces
And feet that are light
Art not always those
That have lived in the sun
But those who faced darkness
Fought it and won
Miss you around – miss your light feet and smile.

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Anon

To: Heath, Andy and Lisa
Three great loves, three great lives. Never ever forgotten.

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Anon

This tribute goes out to Raphael T Moreira 04/24/12, Dan Cook 11/24/13, Nicholas Lapato 06/05/11.

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Anon

This is not so much a letter of commemorating a passing loved one, but this is a letter of tribute to those who are doing it tough and struggling with their use of drugs. all of these people on this page have had to deal with the passing of a parent, sibling, close family member […]

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Anon

Dear unknown <3 <3 <3,
You have always haunted my memories like a soldier at midnight we can work like the old days.
We hear beautiful when…

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Anon

Remembrance of Tracey. May she rest in Peace. And to all those others that have overdosed and passed on.

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Anonymous

For my cousin Cody Peyton. Though we barely knew one another, we were close. Always there when I fell and needed help up. Putting a smile on everyone’s face. You should still be here with us. It is not fair, the one who caused the pain still breathes the breath that should be yours. Forever […]

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Anonymous

To Jeff
I myself as a pain pill addict have lost you, one of my nearest and dearest friends on January 9th. I didn’t know how bad you actually were or I would have been at your house every day telling you how much I truly love you and told you to go back […]

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Anonymous

To my beloved son, who was bipolar, and over-medicated to help him “cope”…..His name was Brad and he died October 30, 2012. I was to go over that night and we were going to dye each other’s hair for Halloween. He had phoned me that morning and told me how great and good […]

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Anonymous

It’s been exactly one month since I lost my fiancée to a heroin overdose. I received the call from his father that he had passed in a restaurant bathroom and was found hours after his death. I’m still in shock and don’t know how I’ve made it a month already. He left 2 of his […]

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Anonymous

On December 25th, 2009, I lost my 23 year old sister to a drug overdose, that is no way anyone should spend Christmas.
Since her passing, it has been a real eye opener for my family, my other sister who used pills recreationally went to detox & I went to rehab for alcohol we both have […]

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Anonymous

Dear Andrew,
Holding your memory closer than ever in my heart today, sweet nephew, remembering you on this day 22 years ago at your birth and all the remaining short days of your too brief life. What a very quiet baby you were, one who then became a softly whispering little boy who grew into a […]

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Anonymous

It seems like only yesterday you were brought into this world with a smile on your face after crying for a bit. I pray that you left the same way. Watching you struggle with your addiction and depression made me feel so sad for you and helpless. I didn’t know what to do. So called […]

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Anonymous

To the love of my life, Steven. I will love and miss you with all my heart, forever. I wish I could wake up and this would be nothing but a horrible dream. You will always be my best friend, my soulmate. Until we meet again….when we do, I will never let you go. R.I.P. […]

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Anonymous

I would like to commemorate Jerminda Cox who lost her 30 year struggle with addiction in the receiving room of a prison in August 2017.
South Philadelphia
Posted 07/03/2019

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Anonymous

In loving memory of my older brother (1990-2020). Sober for so long only to overdose on what he thought was heroin (but had been pure fentanyl). Now more than ever, I wish for this awareness to be known to all and the stigma to end.

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Anthea

Kyle Ryan Brown
Passed away to a Fentanyl overdose on October 5 2019 ( Kingston Ontario)
Another needless death, leaving a heartbroken family!
Posted 01/12/2019

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Anthony

I miss you, Corrie. Not a day doesn’t go by I don’t think about the day we shot up and me waking up go find you there next to me, unresponsive and not breathing. When they told me you had so little of a chance for recovery, my heart sank…I still can’t get that day […]

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Anthony

You are missed and everyday the pain of you not being here becomes duller and goes a bit deeper.
You were so filled with hope or the longing for hope the last time we spoke sweetheart. I wish you made it more than 3 days into your 30s. May you be free and healed, love.
Please […]

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Anthony

This is my beautiful daughter Brianna.I can’t even believe that I’m writing this .. it’s been almost 8 months since you left us , January 3rd Will always be remembered as the day I lost my heart , that day was and will always will be the day that defined the rest of my life […]

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Anthony

This is my beautiful daughter Brianna Ritz . I can’t even believe and I’m writing this. It’s been seven months since she left us but I still can’t believe it’s real. I wished that one day I would wake up and realize that it was just a bad dream and I’d see her again , […]

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Antoinette

James Scognamiglio, son, brother, grandson, nephew, cousin, friend, died from a heroin overdose on December 21, 2014.  He was 24 years old and was in no way shape form ready to leave this earth.  Heroin saw to it that he did.
Growing up and also as a young man, James Scognamiglio (J Scogs) was remarkably honest, […]

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Antonette

My best friend of 16 years lost her life on 28 January 2014. I feel regret. I wish I could have done something to help her and now her son will never see his mom again. I miss her. Life will never be the same R.I.P. ANDRIA

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antony appleby

29th August 2019 marked the 28th anniversary of my mother death from AOD aged 42.
A wonderful lady whom was a victim of the Pharmaceutical negligence during the 60 & 70s. My mother was not the only victim. This negligence also affect my siblings and I and made our childhood very traumatic. Trauma that […]

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April

On August 14, 2010, my little brother, Jeremy Grant Koontz died of an unintentional drug overdose. He was 34 years old. It was a Saturday.  This song and video tribute tell his story: https://youtu.be/BwQEVFQwCwI      We love and miss you, Jeremy.

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April

I lost my brother to an accidental heroin overdose on 8/27/2012.  He was 31 years old and left behind a then one year old.  Every day is a challenge to adjust to life without him.  He was an amazing father and that’s something that can never be taken away from his legacy.  I know he’s […]

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April

This is for my lil sis Bridgett Gable Nichols (32) who we lost December 6 2014. She left behind 2children and I know she is my angel that is helping me stay clean so I won’t end up leaving my kids as well. I will always be there for them as if they were mine. […]

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April

My Lil Brother Roger was lost
To heroin on this date ! I’ve never been the same ! My heart was broken into a thousand pieces ! Pleased pray for them !

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April

Dylan was sweet, funny, and brought joy to everyone that knew him. He passed away at the age of only 19. His death has left an immense hole in my family. #ForeverLoved #ForeverMissed

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April

This is Damian. He was not only my boyfriend but he was my best friend, my counselor, and my protector. He was a wonderful father. He was kind and would help anyone and everyone. He will forever hold a special place in my heart.

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April

I lost my son Jared on May 31, 2021. There is not a day that goes by that I don’t think about Jared or wish he had not taken that fatal dose of Fentanyl. Jared was 20 years old when he passed away. Jared had his whole life ahead of him, and instead of sharing […]

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April babcock

I lost my son Austen c Babcock 10/27/93-1/26/19.. Forever 25 Fentanyl in cocaine.. Mom will always say your name..I love you son always
Posted 31/05/2019

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April Cox

On June 27th 2019 , I lost the love of my life Damian St. John to a drug overdose. He was so much more than his addiction. He was a great father, a hard worker, my love and my protector. I promise to him, to do what I can to bring awareness!
Posted 15/07/2019

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April Goodson

In loving memory of my sister, Anissa.
She battled with opioid addiction for many years due to an accident she had at the age of 15.
She was only 41 years old when she died at the hands of a “traveling” pharmacist who gave her methadone without reviewing her medical history, or her current medications. […]

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Ar

“I’m sad but at the same time I’m really happy that something can make me feel that sad. It’s like it makes me feel alive ya know? It makes me feel human the only way I could feel this sad now, is if I felt something really good before, so I have to take the […]

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Aralee

Dayne, my brother & best friend. We miss you more than words can describe. I hope you’ve found peace wherever you may be. Miss and love you always..

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Aralee J

My brother Dayne died at the age of 23. Five days after he was released from the hospital and told to “figure it out” by the so called professionals who were supposed to help him. He had orginally been admitted because of a suicide attempt due to his addiction. He never received the help he […]

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Ariana

Dear Dad,
It’s been 11 years since your stroke. I miss you everyday. Alcohol and heroin abuse destroyed you physically, but it didn’t destroy the amazing memories I had with you. I will always love you.
 

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Arielle

To the most beautiful person inside and out that I have had the honor of loving and being loved by. Drew, you will always be my Option A, my original plan, my soulmate, my best friend, and the love of my life. Although cut way too short, I feel so incredibly lucky to have been […]

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Arlene

I miss my handsome and sweet son, Mike, so much every day since he unexpectedly left us on Jan. 5, 2016 from an overdose at only 32. His sister and I tried to help him for years, and we were hoping he would recover. Now there is a huge void in our lives without him. […]

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Arlene

Gabriel Stephan Rice 9/30/81-4/12/13
This boy! Oh my, how we loved him so!! Hilarious. Witty. Singer. Musician. But most importantly my son. Did you know he liked his ears rubbed? And his nicknane was “Charlie Brown”? So needless to say, even as a grown man, I rubbed his ears. Mom’s can do stuff like […]

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Arlene McIntyre

I will not give up this fight to save our children!
I love you Kevin n everything I do for this cause is in your memory 💖
Simcoe

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Ash

My sister, Rachel who became an angel on 7-11-2020 we never knew the silent battle you were facing and as a sister, I should have known oh, I should have realized that the disease had overcome you. I’m surrounded by your three kids everyday oh, and every day they remind me of you. Jordan is […]

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Ashlee

Craig Shea we love you always our babies and I miss you so much it hurts everyday ! I hope your resting easy up there my forever love . I love you Big Big Much
Posted 09/08/2018

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Ashlee

To my brother Joe, I miss you every single day and wish you were here more than anything. I am so glad you do not have to fight with this monster anymore…I hope you’re finally at peace and are watching over us. I miss your laugh and our inside jokes…I can’t believe I won’t see […]

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Ashlee

I love and miss you so much bub not a day goes by I dont relive that horrible night. I miss every little thing about you. The beautiful smile, those funny jokes I just miss you with each day that passes i only miss you more. Rest in heaven til I see you again. I […]

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Ashleigh

My dearest dad miss u each and every day got taken from 12 years ago miss u lots not a day goes by at all without a thought of u xxx

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Ashley

Amber I can’t believe it’s been months without you it feels like forever. We miss you so much and I know you are looking down on your family. I think of you every day and wish you were here but I know you are happier now. Miss you and love you xoxo

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Ashley

My mom died almost 8 years ago from a drug overdose. She was only 47 years old. There is not one day I don’t think about her. Wishing she was still here.

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Ashley

This is for my cousin, my best friend, my second brother, Justin (May 22 1984- March 17 2015). We lost you two weeks and two days ago today. I know because of how kind-hearted you could be and because you told me many times, that you would want me to be happy. It is so […]

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Ashley

My boyfriend Jason died February 20, 2015. He’d be 30 this coming August. He is missed dearly, he was such a special man.

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Ashley

Dedicated to my best friend, my road dawg, Ruby’s favorite uncle, the funniest person ever and omeone I miss more than anything every freaking day. I love you Stern Bust. Happy 30th Birthday tomorrow. I’ll be celebrating just how I know we would be– at the Angel’s game getting the free Hello Kitty Plush Toy. […]

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Ashley

In loving memory of my sweet, goofy brother, Cody Gilles. His kind, gentle soul is so missed by his parents, siblings, his 2 nephews and niece miss their Uncle CoCo. Until the day we meet again. Forever in our hearts!!!!! We love you forever Cody.

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Ashley

I lost my mother, Tammy Morey 46, April 13, 2016. I was only 25 years old. She was given a different drug then what she believed she had purchased. My father almost died the same day. He passed out and she brought him back by doing CPR. Once he woke up they said she fell […]

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Ashley

Tarrick Delorme, I will never forget you. I knew you since we were little. I still laugh at at a lot of the memories we share. You are truly missed by everyone who knew you. I wish we could have had that tyndall park reunion like we all talked about. I remember the […]

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Ashley

We lost my brother 10 years ago this year, 3/7/09 after a long battle with addiction. Not a day goes by hes not on my mind. Losing him has left a hole in our lives that is beyond repair. Losing him has been the driving force in my life to help others. If we can […]

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Ashley

Amber, I didn’t know you that well but im married to your brother. I wish I was able to know you more and create memories with you. From what it seems, we are a lot alike. I know you are happier in Heaven with Jesus but we miss you ❤

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Ashley

Sept. 01, 2020 marks 10 years since our daughter left us. She left two wonderful boys, Bryse and MaKayde. Like the rest of God’s children, she wasn’t perfect here on Earth, but she has received her Heavenly reward and waits with Jesus for Homecoming Day when we meet again.

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Ashley

Addiction is real…….. it’s hard not to hate the addict, but we have to remember it’s the drugs we need to hate not them. My mom struggled with addiction for more than 20 years after my dad died in 1993; January 14th 2017 she was found dead from an overdose. She was only 43 years […]

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Ashley

January 7, 2021 Erik Rodriguez you were always a good friend, a helping hand and someone I cared about even though we didn’t speak much in the last few years. You are missed and thought about often. Your death has changed my perspective on using drugs for fun …it’s not a game. Love you Erik. […]

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Ashley

Ally, you will be forever missed. It feels like yesterday that you were here. I am constantly fighting to make sure your death means something. Your family and community miss you.

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Ashley

In loving memory of my colleague, my friend and mentor! Pina Newman who passed on May 4th,2020. We initially met in Gender Journey’s in 2015. She was my mentor, my inspiration and a good friend! We were colleagues at Sherbourne health center for 2years and she always gave me the encouragement I needed never to […]

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Ashley

I would like to give my tribute to my Mother Sonya
She was a beautiful soul who did not know how her beauty impacted the world, her light was dimmed dealing with Substance abuse, and unfortunately, she lost her battle to it on July 10, 2008, she will forever be remembered.
we love and miss you,
The […]

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Ashley

In memorance of one of the strongest men I ever met. Carlos Diaz had such a strong spirit the most vibrant person I had such the honor to be around. I will always hold our memories in my heart and forever I will keep your memories alive and never let people forget how strong and […]

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Ashley D

For Cory,
Your beautiful heart lives on each and every day. Your inspiration is the light that guides us to the winds of change and your helpful spirit will continue to live on and make a difference. We love and miss you.

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Ashley Rae

Dalton Robert Mulkey, just 24 years old.
May-3-2021
We will never get adjusted to a life without you. 2 little boys lost their dad. A father lost his son, a brother lost his only brother, and so many lost a good friend.
You give me 2 of my greatest blessings & I will do everything in my […]

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Ashley Stallings

Vickie Rae, we fought for you for so long it doesn’t seem fair now that you’re gone, but I know that you are finally at rest from that long hard fight and I now find comfort in the hope promised to us at Rev 21:4. No more death, mourning or pain…a life lived as truly […]

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Ashley villlari

Braelynn, Colbie, Kaylin, and Liam miss you more then they could put into words. You left 4 beautiful children behind who will never even forget you. They will never forget your humor, your ridiculous dad jokes and the way you always had the camera in our face. At the time it was so annoying and […]

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Aubrey

In remembrance of my younger brother, Sean, who passed away of an overdose on May 5, 2016, at the age of 25. It wasn’t supposed to be this way. Never give up on your loved ones battling this disease. They can’t do it without you.

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Audrey

8/11/92 – 2/2/18 K.E.F
It has only been a few months, but it feels like an eternity since I last saw you. Even so, I still hear your infectious laugh and see your smiling face everywhere I go. Addiction took you from this earth, but it will never take you from my heart. I love […]

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Audrey

My son Josh died on 10/19/2017 of a heroin/fentanyl overdose after struggling with his addiction for several years. He would have been 30 next month. He was in and out of 6 rehab struggling to stay clean and start over but just couldn’t overcome this terrible disease. He tried over and over because he didn’t […]

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Audrey D.

My son, Gregory D., died of an accidental drug overdose on October 9th, 2017. He was 27 years old. I adored my son and find it extremely hard to live without him. He had overdosed four times before (that I know of), two of which I found him in the throws of, and was able […]

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Audrey Farrell

Kane,
Not a day goes by that I don’t think about you. I still sing your favorite songs to you when they come on the radio. I still cry at stoplights when I look at your picture. I still hear your voice when I walk down the hall. I still feel your scruffy beard when […]

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Aunt Chris

This is a tribute to my beautiful niece Lauren, my handsome nephews Joseph & Stephen. You are forever in our hearts. You are all sober now and no longer fighting the demon of addiction.
I love & miss you so much.

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Aunt Debbie

Beautiful James, my nephew and closest to a son I will ever have. Although you have left this world, the love and connection never end. Happy, sweet thoughts to you, James. I love you.
LA (via Michigan)

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Aunt Kimberly Gordon

My Dear Chad, You have been gone over two months now, but the pain of losing you has crushed me to my very soul. I miss you each and every day and I wonder why did this happen. Life is just not the same anymore. You are loved and you brought so much joy to […]

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Aunt La

To my incredibly courageous, loving, and wonderful nephew Greg Devon better known to me as Boo . . .without you, we are lost and without you life is incomplete. You will always be in my heart and I can’t wait for the day I see you again and you flash that beautiful smile at me […]

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Aunt La

To my incredibly courageous, loving, and wonderful nephew Greg Devon better known to me as Boo . . .without you, we are lost and without you life is incomplete. You will always be in my heart and I can’t wait for the day I see you again and you flash that beautiful smile […]

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Aunt Laurie

To our nephew Derek:
Your mom said it best at your service just a few days ago: Derek loved us, we loved Derek, and he knew it. Everyone is still reeling, too fresh and surreal. RIP.

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Aunt Linda

Kelli: We loved you so much and cannot fathom that you are no longer with us. You were such a sweet, sweet person. I hate that you fell into the web of addiction. I hope your mom and dad and brother will learn to live again, but I know there is a […]

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Aunt Lynne

To our beautiful loving handsome kind caring Chris. There isn’t a day a moment a second that you are not thought of and missed. You brought so much joy to our lives in your short visit with us. Your mom struggles daily with her grief. Until we all meet again our beautiful Chris. 💔💔💔💔
Tamarac Florida

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Aunt Mim

Our amazing and beautiful Sam lost his struggle with addiction and other demons of depression and things we couldn’t understand on June 13, 2016. It forever changed and destroyed our lives. Why didn’t we get the rings and jewelry we got after his death while he was still alive? Why couldn’t our love save him? […]

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Aunt Mo

In memory and honor of my handsome and very special nephew Greg Devon. There isn’t a day that goes by without thinking of you….at times I cry and other times I smile and say one of the famous sayings you had :). We knew when you were young that you were a special person, and […]

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Aunt Mo

In memory and honor of my handsome and very special nephew Greg Devon. There isn’t a day that goes by without thinking of you….at times I cry and other times I smile and say one of the famous sayings you had :). We knew when you were young that you were a special […]

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Aunt Nanny

My niece Brittney died of an accidental overdose of prescription drugs on April 10, 2014. She was 28 years old. She had kicked her heroin addiction but couldn’t escape all the other “legal” forms available to her. After nearly a decade of struggle, her life came to an end alongside her 4 year […]

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Aunt Sandie

Michael Marcell
11/09/1990 – 12/07/2008
There is not a day that goes by that you are not in my thoughts! I only wished we could have saved you. Rest in peace my angel. xxxx
Wittman, Maryland USA

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Aunt Shell

Johnny ,If love could have kept you here with us you would have lived forever..I know how hard you tried…. always in my heart.love you forever and a day. Aunt Shell
Little Ferry,NJ USA

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Aunt Shell

Johnny It’s been over two years since you passed, I am missing you more today than yesterday. I hope you are happy and playing ball in heaven. Say hi to Dad.
Posted 03/06/2019

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Auntie

September 7, 2014 will be forever burned into my memory.   The phone call, the frantic drive to the emergency room, and the look on your father’s face are constantly replayed over an over again.  You were a beautiful soul, intelligent, funny, full of life and promise…and only 23 years old.  I knew you were struggling […]

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Auntie

My dearest Michaela, I don’t understand and never will. You were such a beautiful girl with a beautiful daughter and a son on the way. There was so much more waiting in the years to come, but that shall not happen. We will shed our tears and carry on…but you will never be forgotten.
May […]

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Auntie Esther

Mikhaila Camille Throop (aka baby girl, Misha, Mimi) born 8 June 1993 died 7 May 2012, 1 month shy of her 19th birthday. She was my niece, my friend, the little sister I never had, a sister to two, the firstborn, a savior to her mom, and a friend to many. She will never leave […]

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Autumn

In loving memory of Tommy Arnold.  Addiction does not care how you were raised, what color you are, how smart you are or how much money you have. This has to stop and it will only stop by more awareness and early prevention.

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Autumn

I lost my cousin, best friend, someone like a brother to me on 6/23/17. After 7 years clean 1 relapse took his life. He was such a funny, passionate, talkative person. I’ll forever be missing you. I love you so much Michael. I hope I’m making you proud.
Michael J. Pawelek ♡ #Mouseforever 🐁
Buffalo, N.Y. […]

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Autumn

My seven year old son lost his father January of 2022. Mark loved our son with everything he had. He was so proud of everything our son did and encouraged him to be strong and never give up. Mark always wanted to know how school and sports went and attended events when he could. Living […]

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Autumn ormerod

My cousin Michael Jay Pawelek Jr , 6/2/86-6/23/17.
Was a father, brother, son, friend, cousin. Grandson, nephew. Missed every day by our family. Nothing is the same without you, but you will forever love on through us.
@buffalotoughchains.com was made in your memory, I hope youd like it and be proud. We donate 50%to kids […]

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Autumn Young

In loving memory of Hannah.
6/24/1999-2/18/2019.
If my love could have saved you from your addiction, you would have lived forever.
My heart, my first love, my daughter.
The days aren’t as bright without your smile. I miss you my sweet girl.
Love,
Mom
Posted 11/07/2019

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Ava

Uncle Ed,
Every single moment of every single day I think of you. I hope you know I’m working extra hard for you. I love you forever and always.

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Ave’

Dear JR my sweet boy,
I miss you, it’s been 5 weeks tomorrow. Know you were loved by SO many. You had a good heart, sweet kind disposition. I will forever miss you, until we meet again…love mom
Posted 31/03/2019

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Ayanna

For Keith, and everyone who lost their battle to substance use. You are gone but not forgotten, and we will continue fighting for a world where help is sustainable and accessible regardless of race, income, and location.

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BabyCakes

In loving memory of Greg Singer ~ Sunrise: September 20, 1962 – Sunset: January 15, 2018. I didn’t fall in love with you. I walked into love with you, with my eyes wide open, choosing to take every step along the way. I do believe in fate and destiny, but I also believe we are […]

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Bailey

Allen Michael Nix died of a drug overdose on 12/19/2012 He was my brother, and my best friend. Addiction is a horrible, disease, that will inevitably either end you in jail, or in the ground.

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Bailey

Allen Michael Nix died of a drug overdose on 12/19/2012 He was my brother, and my best friend. Addiction is a horrible, disease, that will inevitably either end you in jail, or in the ground.

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Bambi

To my beautiful daughter Kylie…
I love and miss you with every fiber of my being. Your funny laugh, your amazing smile… just everything! My shining star that left way to early.
Our hearts are broken and our lives will forever be changed. You’re always in our thoughts and always be in our hearts. Till […]

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Barb

I lost my boyfriend, Patrick, on May 6, 2021, almost 4 months ago to a Fentanyl overdose. He was only 27. He had his whole life ahead of him. I miss him terribly, but I know he is at peace now and is with his Mom, who he loved greatly. Miss you, Flamingo.

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Barb C

My dear, sweet, gentle Shawn B-Z. It has been over 2 years since you left this world. I hope that you have found the peace you were longing for! I miss you so very much!!! it is supposed to get easier, but it seems to get harder everyday!! Do you know how much you were […]

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Barb Chapman

I lost my son Shawn David Rardin Blumer on March 20, 2016 to a fentanyl/ heroin overdose. He was so loved by so many. I lost my son and 1/2 my heart that day. Sorry I couldn’t save you Shawn!! We love and miss you! I hope you are up […]

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Barb MacKay

Elton’s Words
“We need to offer a forum for creative voices, to call out as one from the darkness of mental health & addiction, paying tribute to those that have gone before us, offering strength to those who walk with us and as a guide for those that follow us.” Rest in Peace my son. […]

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Barbara

My son Aaron died from an overdose of Heroin August 11, 2013. I miss him more than I can express. He was only 23 years old, way too young. I miss his smile, his laugh, his hugs. He was such a great guy, so many people loved him. He was so much more than a […]

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Barbara

I would like to remember a few people who lives were lost at a young age due to drug overdose.
Stevie Clarke
Tony Gallant
Cowboy
Brown
Joe
And many more………..God bless their souls.They are greatly missed. And in memory……………

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Barbara

In loving memory of my 19-year-old son Duncan Smith, who struggled for years with depression and substance abuse, and died on June 11, 2013 of a morphine overdose.  He took some long-acting morphine tablets (MS Contin) because he couldn’t find the Percocet that he wanted.  Died on our couch in his own home.  We all […]

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Barbara

My beloved son, Robert Dower, died on February 4, 2012, in Weaverville, NC, from a fatal combination of cocaine and methadone. He was only 22 years old and had struggled with the disease of addiction for the last 4 years of his life. He was loved by all who knew him and most of all […]

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Barbara

In memory of my beautiful baby girl Briana, who passed away 4/24/17 from an overdose at age 26.
“If my love could have saved you, you would’ve lived forever”
Lake Ariel,PA

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Barbara

Elijah Robert Perez-Palma, you are so missed and loved. It was the beginning of the shelter in place order when you left us. The world is literally a different place now. I wake up every morning and say to myself, ‘My boy is gone’. It’s hard to go on without you. I tried reaching out […]

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Barbara

We lost our first son to an accidental OD of fentanyl. So sad, because he was successfully fighting alcohol addiction but purchased “pills” that he thought were Xanax. Instead, he unknowingly OD’ed. I miss him every day and forever.

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Barbara

KYLE
YOU HAVE BEEN GONE NOW FOR 4 YEARS AND I SOMETIMES DONT KNOW HOW I MOVE ON, BUT KNOWING THAT I UNDERSTAND AND CAN HELP SOMEONE THROUGH THE DISEASE OF ADDICATION HELPS ME TO BE ABLE TO MOVE ON. YOUR SHORT LIFE HAS A PURPOSE FOR ME AND ITS ALL ABOUT ADDICATION, ONE DAY […]

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Barbara

To my loving son Justin you are missed and deeply loved. I hope you are at peace. 1993-2014
Love Mom and Dad

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Barbara

There will always be a hole, you learn to walk around it – sometimes it’s a slippery slope and you slip fast, sometimes you look over the edge, and sometimes, with the help of incredible family, friends and people you don’t even know, you continue to navigate around it. I miss you so much, Jake, […]

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Barbara

Today my son Jonathon’s life matters! And I can say that without feeling ashamed of the illness of drugs that took his life. This illness that hooked into his brain did not defined him. If asked if he wanted to shoot a needle in his arm or live free without it, he would have chosen […]

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Barbara Allen

Funny Jim kept us laughing and seeing the world with clear blue green eyes. Overdose took him after 22 years of battling the disease of addiction in March, 2003. Today he inspires us in so many ways as we strive to help others – those who also wrestle this disease and those who […]

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Barbara Edmondson

Missing your smile and your tender ways. Not a day goes by that we don’t think about you. You have gone to a place where there is no worries and no problems. You are gone but the love is there in our hearts
Gone but never forgotten.
Stoughton, Ma.USA

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Barbara F

Matthew, one day short of being clean for 15 months this time, you decided to roll the dice one more time. That turned out to be the last time. If only we knew what went through your mind that day, we might have been able to help. I miss you each and every day. You’re […]

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Barbara smith

My brother James R. Smith died January 13, 2017 from a heroine overdose at the age of 37. My brother was one of the kindest people in the world with a heart of gold. He tried so hard to beat his addiction but he couldn’t in the end it got the best of him. He […]

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Barry’s ” Ma “

My Dearest Barry, My first born child, with so many nicknames :); Ninja Barry, Big B. Bear. On Feb.2, 2011 my heart was shattered forever. You fought the Fight of Dual Diagnosis with dignity and integrity. You battled the Double Stigma ( Mental Illness, and Addiction ); you taught me, “your Ma” so very much. […]

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Baylee

So its been 4 months as of yesterday you were taken away Dad. We got the toxolgy report back and it reassured me of what we already knew. It is really hard for me to accept the fact your gone and even more so wbat took you. You were my idol growing up and now […]

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BB

In memory of Tuna, my big brother. I love and miss you. #ihateheroine
Posted 09/08/2018

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Bec

To: My Sister
Every step I take, every breath I make I’ll be missing you –
in my heart forever

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Becca

In memory of our beloved Ian.  You left us on January 14, 2016.  Our lives will never be the same.  You are constantly on our minds and in our hearts.  We keep you near us always and feel your love daily.  We find comfort in knowing that you are free, at peace and live on […]

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Beck

To my brother, best friend, hero, lifesaver, confidant, comrade, my favorite in all the world…
I love you. I think of you every morning, every day, and every night. I walk these streets that are crowded and yet so empty without you here. Our neighborhood is full of people, places, and things that remind me of […]

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beckie freeman

murph, cory, stew, holden, batman, grant, grim to name a few
and unfortunately theres so many more to remember
I miss you all so much life is so hard without you all and I still talk to you all the time
Posted 05/09/2018

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Becky

To Mum
Missing you – lots of love and God Bless – please watch
over your grandson Joshua.

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Becky

Overdose took my first born. Scotty B. Always loved, always remembered. We started a not for profit S.O.A.R.S. here in Rochester New York. Substance Overdose Awareness Services.  To raise awareness. On August 31, we are holding our 1st annual Scotty B Overdose Awareness Day.  Bring a hat in remembrance of your loved one. Also, Always […]

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Becky

My struggle only began 3 years ago with a injury at work many surgeries later I’m completely addicted to prescription pain meds many failed attempts to get clean and to many close calls to an overdose I reached a point I felt my life was over I’m a true believer in methadone maintenance it saved […]

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Becky

My daughter Kristin was a heroin addict. She overdosed on what she thought was heroin it turned out was fentanyl on 9-7-18. I found her lifeless on the bathroom floor with the curling iron chord wrapped around her arm. She’d only been home a week and a half she was 27. She left behind a […]

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Becky

John Henry Jordan III you are so loved and so missed every single day. Fly high honey!

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Bee

Anthony Joseph Oddo I miss your face. When you found me I wasn’t actually living. You took my hand and we did. Oh how we did! You showed me how to live in the moment, you showed us all how. You are a smile in the shining sun, the crackle of a fire and the […]

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Bekah

Ben, I’ll cherish you my love. Miss you every day. It’s just been over a year and people say it gets easier but it has not. My little girls who you love and love you, miss you. You were a great step father. We were going to be forever together and hopefully one day again. […]

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Bella

To Ben,
You are my old mate, always will be. Thinking of you daily. You’ll never be far.
All my love and kisses forever.

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Bella

To Ben,
You are my old mate, always will be. Thinking of you daily. You’ll never be far.
All my love and kisses forever.
Bella

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Bella

Tracey
20 April 2016, you lost your battle to heroin. I did everything I could for the years I was keeping you alive. I simply couldn’t do it anymore, you were 44 yrs old, I babysat you constantly. Somedays I’m angry, pissed and sad. Your son calls me Mom. He has for years, but I […]

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Belle

BJ you left me and the boys nearly 3 years ago. We miss you every day and wish you were with us. Please remember your loved ones lost to an overdose xxx

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Ben

BEN MUST ALWAYS BE REMEBERED HE DIED AT 16 YEARS OF AGE.
INNOCENT AND UNAWARE OF WHAT HE WAS GETTING INTO.
DRUGS ARE A MONSTER

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Ben Chee

My beloved and Missed deeply Soul Mate,best mate, My Husband
and Father to Amelia Gaskell and Ak-47, Benny Boo it’s been a year since you sadly passed away, I miss you so much and I wish I could’ve been there to help you as I wasn’t no matter what you mean also much to me, […]

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Benji

Kaylee Nicole Marie, a young and sweet soul who passed away from an overdose on November 12, 2021. Even though our friendship was short lived because she left suddenly within weeks of meeting her, she was the sweetest soul you’d ever meet. My sister Jessica Nicole Harrison who also died from an overdose in Delaware […]

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Bernadette

To all those I lost n loved to an overdose ilu all an miss yall beyond any words can say nor any actions can display William Patterson Deserie Clark Nicole Foley

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Bernadette

Our beautiful boy Ricky there is not a second of the day that we don’t miss your love, bear hugs, humor always to make us laugh with your quick wit and smile. Our one of a kind child nothing will ever look, feel, or be the same without you. Rest in sweet peace our beautiful […]

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Bernadette

We lost our son, Devon, 5 weeks ago. The confirmation of what happened is just heartbreaking. We still believe there was foul play involved but we may never know. I wish we could’ve done more for him, dealing with his addiction. All we can do is grieve, try to heal, and try to comfort each […]

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Beth

I lost my baby brother Alex to a heroin overdose on 2/25/2014. Life has been forever changed. We miss you more then words can say. The only thing that gives me peace is knowing you are no longer fighting the demons of addiction but are finally free. I never told you how much I looked […]

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Beth

My message is to my cousin Kathy, God Bless her, and the emotional pain she has gone thru…for many, many years. also to her son Jonathan, who is no longer with us, and for the pain he went thru as well. I hope he is resting now and I hope my cousin can someday be […]

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Beth

In memory of my nephew, Ryan. “Tell me, did you make it to the milky way?” Love you forever and ever…you will never be forgotten.

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Beth

My brother Sam Richert died of a heroin overdose February 4, 2015.  I just wanna say I miss you Sammy every second of every single day.

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Beth

On July 1st, 2016, we received the phone call that would forever haunt us and change our lives. We lost our beloved Richard to a heroin overdose. Words cannot describe the pain I feel everyday. Not just mine, but seeing my mother literally break down and sob with such grief. Along with my father and […]

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Beth

Nate, I miss you so much big brother! I thank God every day you are finally at peace and are healed from addiction, living in Heaven and reunited with mom. All my love until we meet see you again!
Findlay/OH USA

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beth

To my beautiful son, Brandon Reeves, Forever 24. You were taken away from us way too soon. I will see you again! I love you so much!! Not a day goes by that I don’t think of you. Much, much, much love my baby. Love you, Mom

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Beth

This tribute is for my son, Brian Mair. It is also a warning for others. Brian took one fentanyl tablet and died. One. The coroner told me his stomach was empty and she easily found the small green dot of colour from the tablet there. He was 11 days from his 27th birthday. He did […]

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Beth

Today I express my unconditional love for my only child, gone way to soon but will never be forgotten.
Brent AKA Twitch – Aug 08 1990 – Feb 03 2021. I feel you all around me each and every day, my love for you will never stop! Butterflies and bright shining stars bring me close […]

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Beth

May the winds of heaven blow softly and whisper in your ear. How much we love and miss you and wish that you were here! May you all rest easy. You are still here with us as long as we all keep your memory alive.
Dana Deabner (29) 04/03/2005
Melanie Bobel Wanner (36) 04/29/2014
Joe Pushak […]

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Beth B.

My son Joshua Luke B. was found on Valentine’s Day dead from an apparent overdosed of heroin. He had just graduated from drug court… Nothing seems real. Our heads know but our hearts are still in shock and denial. Our lives are forever changed. I keep thinking
Did you know son? Did you know how […]

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Bethany

My best friend in the world died 3 days ago from an accidental overdose. He was clean for two years. He was someone’s sponsor. He had a job and an apartment. He was doing so good and now I’m never gonna hear his voice again…
The world is full of bad people and we lose […]

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Betsy Ragone

MIchael Bradford Ragone died at 30 years old on January 17,2016 of a heroin/Fentanyl overdose. He was ashamed of his disease and may have asked for help …. and been more open to it .. if the stigma around it was not so great.
Charlotte NC

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Bette

For my Joey you were so loved you had a heart of gold. My youngest son to me was murdered in 2013 he was 15 years old. Joey I IDd him laying in the street. For 14 months he thought that Timmy was mistaken identity and that the people thought Timmy was him because he […]

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BetteAnn

Son, it’s been 5 long years and your family is still broken
As a mom I am supposed to help my kids thru hard times but this…addiction is bigger than life!
I thank God for you in the short years I had with you here on earth and the impact you had on my life […]

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Bettnie

On October 12th, I learned a lesson that I wish I never had to learn. Addiction does not discriminate. Months ago, I sat in a meeting, listening to the healthcare director at my work talk about signing up for Narcan training. I thought to myself, “I will never need that. All of […]

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Betty

The worst day of our family’s life, June 8, 2018. The day we found out our son Ryan lost his battle with addiction. The visit you hope and pray you never receive.
It still does not even seem real. No child was ever more loved. Until we meet again……….
Posted 23/08/2018

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Betty

My son, My baby, 26… I swear I didn’t know…. We were laughing and talking.. 2 hours later florida state police.. David’s dead.. Nightmare begins.. And I still haven’t woken from it.. Flight to maine.. See my baby, cold,just wake up please.. Back home to Florida… Life goes on… But I just keep waiting for […]

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Betty and Bruce

Katy was a great daughter, great sister and great friend to all. Always helping others but not able to break the chains created by the Drug Demon. She is missed everyday, every hour and every minute of the day. Her battle is over and the pain for her is gone. She’s our angel now. She’s […]

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Bev

Megan, my darling daughter we truly miss you every single day since you suddenly left us on April 14, 2015 from a heroin overdose. I know how hard you tried to stay drug free. You were beautiful inside as well as outside and always had a ready laugh and a smile on your face. Since […]

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Bev

I lost my beautiful 22-year-old daughter, Megan Rose Kelley, on April 14, 2015. I am remembering Megan and all those who have tragically lost their lives to overdoses; we will be lighting black candles in remembrance.

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Beverly

Tracy Thacker (died 10/04/13 just 16 days before his 42nd birthday)
My big brother died of an overdose of Opana after a long fight with prescription medication addiction.
We told you that if you did not get control then you would not make it to age 40. I pushed you away, I dreaded seeing […]

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Beverly

My beloved Son,  we will always cherish the time we had and mourn the loss of a beautiful spirit.

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Beverly

Darrin, When they told me you were gone I was in shock and devastated. Not Darrin. He knew when it was enough. I see now that this disease is smarter than we are. We truly loved you Darrin. You made us laugh and you looked out for us. I only wish that we could have […]

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Beverly

Missing my beautiful son Billy. It’s been over 7 years but that day is clear in my mind. I know you are always watching over all of us. Love and miss you every day my loving and beautiful son. Love Mommy

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