Rihanna Linda Graves was born on May 3, 2014 in Alamosa, Colorado and left this world on May 31, 2014. Rihanna was such a sweet, happy baby that loved to smile and play with her tongue. Rihanna was loved and touched everyone’s heart that she came in contact with. Rihanna was such a loved little girl that she was taken from her family too soon.
Rihanna is survived by her parents Joshua Graves and India Mabin of Del Norte, Paternal grandparents Robert (Sr.) and Marie Graves of Del Norte, Maternal grandfather Robbin Mabin of Colorado Springs, Great grandparents Dell and Maryann Archuleta of Del Norte, Great grandfather Charles Bird of Commerce City, Uncles Rashad Mabin and Jade Mabin of Colorado Springs, Uncle Robert Jr. (Elena) Graves of Tucson, AZ, Uncle Jeremiah Graves of Aurora, Aunt Jamie (Darrell) Gauntt of South Fork, Cousins Cheyenne Gauntt (Michael Gallegos) and Alyssa Gauntt of South Fork. She is also survived by many more aunts, uncles and cousins.
Rihanna is preceded in death by her great grandmother Virginia P. Bird, great uncles William (Bill) Graves Sr. and Larry Graves Sr., great aunt Brenda Bird and grandmother Linda Mabin.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, June 7, 2014, at 2:00 p.m. at Strohmayers Funeral Home in Monte Vista, CO. Interment will follow at the Del Norte Cemetery. Please join the family at the Annex Building in Del Norte, CO for a reception following the service.