note...All of the children on these pages were or
by a parent, guardian or caretaker
am sure that these angels had family and
who were devastated over their death.
wish to offer my deepest sympathy to each and
one of them.
on the gate to enter The Little Angels in Heaven)
they find the peace in Heaven that they did not have on Earth
are some horrifying statistics according to U.S.
Board on Child Abuse and Neglect,
2000 children, under age 5, are deliberately murdered
fatalities are the most tragic consequence of maltreatment
1,200 children died of abuse or neglect in the year 2000
of 1.71 children per 100,000 children in the population.
increase in the rate of fatalities compared to earlier
is hypothesized to be largely attributable to improved reporting.
children were the most vulnerable.
younger than one year old accounted for 44 percent
fatalities and 85 percent of child fatalities
younger than 6 years of age.