Aiyanna Star Sharp VanFossen obituary photo
 
In Memory of

Aiyanna Star Sharp VanFossen

January 9, 2015 - November 24, 2016

Obituary


Aiyanna Star Sharp VanFossen, 1, of Durham, passed on November 24, 2016. Aiyanna was born on January 9, 2015, in Raleigh, NC, to Joseph VanFossen and Carolyn Sharp.

She was a blessing and such an innocent soul. She stepped into the world and filled hearts with joy. She was always by her father's side, copying whatever he did. She brought out the best in everyone. She loved to dance, sing, eat, and play. She loved to spend time with her brother and cuddling on the couch. She was a gentle child that was...

Aiyanna Star Sharp VanFossen, 1, of Durham, passed on November 24, 2016. Aiyanna was born on January 9, 2015, in Raleigh, NC, to Joseph VanFossen and Carolyn Sharp.

She was a blessing and such an innocent soul. She stepped into the world and filled hearts with joy. She was always by her father's side, copying whatever he did. She brought out the best in everyone. She loved to dance, sing, eat, and play. She loved to spend time with her brother and cuddling on the couch. She was a gentle child that was always smiling and giggling. She was fearless, smart, and was interested in the world around her. Aiyanna was a star in the lives of so many and always will be.

Aiyanna is survived by her father, Joseph VanFossen; mother, Carolyn Sharp; brother, Joseph Ryan Sillins; stepmother, Kimberly Phillips; grandparents, Pat and Dov Bulka, Lisa and Frank VanFossen; great grandmother, Joan Middleton; aunts, Kourtnee Peirce and Kaitlyn VanFossen; uncle, David VanFossen; as welll as many other loving family members and friends.