World AIDS Day Memorial

This is the Stop the Spread Virtual Memorial—a digital AIDS memorial quilt that serves as a remembrance for those who died of the disease. It's also our way of spreading the word about HIV and AIDS during our ongoing effort to help prevent new infections. In observance of World AIDS Day, please take a moment to add a loved one to the digital quilt by clicking here.

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James
McCray

1965-1990

James was such a fun guy to hang out with in college. We were best buddies and the world misses him!

Albert L.
Anderson

 

May you rest in peace my dear uncle, you are at peace without any secrets or shame. I Love You!

Roy A
Hellings

 

The world lost an angel - Justin and I miss you Pop

Francisco
Morazan

1956-2004

Frank was my uncle, my best friend! Now he is my angel watching over me! God how I miss you I love U

Gilbert
Tello

1965-1996

Thanks for your unconditional love. You will be always remembered. Edith

David
Draper

1959-1980

The best friend a dog could have.

Bill
Faught

1961-1997

May the love of the universe reach you.

Tuttie
Daniels

1964-2002

We will miss you always.

Roger
Sheffey

 

Colleague, Great friend, wonderful person, a smile that brightened every day. I miss you...still.

Carlos
Alvarez

 

You are loved and missed!

George
Maldonado

1950-1986

To our dear uncle, brother and son. Our family has taken action against HIV. We love you and miss yu

GENE
ELLIOTT

1941-1989

Hope you are tending god's garden...you had the magic touch with flowers. Miss you!

Dave
V.

1947-2008

You're one in a million. I still keep that snapshot from 1987 - with you in the yellow pants. Sarah

Martin
Sugarman

1941-1989

 

Louis
Curbelo

1955-2010

To my husband "Luis", creator of the HIV educational-musical group "Los Doctores". Siempre te amare.

Beth
Brown

1956-2003

Thinking of you always. All of those days at the dance hall were so much fun. Miss you. Love, Leigh

MICHAEL
HELKOWSKI

1942-1988

Thanks for the wonderful times...the best dance partner ever!

Altie
Trench

1968-2001

 

Bernedette
Cooper

1967-2008

Gone but never will be forgotten. A wonderful community worker!!!

William "Billy"
Wright

1957-

In memory of my Uncle Billy. I miss you and love you very much, Tamara

Robert
Vazquez

1965-2002

Robert Our love is with you. We miss you!!! Love Sis.

Duane
Pressley

1965-1997

Not a day goes by that I do not miss you and remember what a great son you are. You would be proud!

Alan
Miller

 

"Spirit In The Sky" just played and I had such warm and loving memories of you. I miss you.

Johnnie-Pomp
Shaefer

1958-2003

As I work on your quilt, I am so moved with your memory. You were such a unique character. Miss you

Wesley
Garvey

1955-1991

Thank you for making a difference in my life.

Michael
Gorman

1972-1997

Thank you for the love! I miss you everyday! Love, HOLLYWOOD

Claudio
Montealegre

1955-1990

He was one of the first. He was my godfather. I was 5 when he passed away. I will miss you forever.

Angel
del Rio

1936-1994

Shalom dechem. The Star of David is by your side. Your love. David Lago

Richard
Lopez

1948-2009

You've gone dancing the dance of love. David

JAVIER
TIRADO TORRES

1968-2000

Brother-teacher-best friend-hero-Inspiration! All I do is in your memory, little one. Miss you! -B.

Paulette
Hogan

1963-2010

Lady P - I feel like a part of me is missing without you. I love you and miss you so much.

Wayne
Hutto

1950-1994

You are now and forever will be loved just for who you were. I am proud of your sacrifice and love.

Tyrone
Odom

1960-2003

Tee Tee full of love and so fair of face in a better place adorned with God's Grace.

Gerry
Goss-Foster

1957-1993

We still miss/love you. Your compassion will always be remembered. You made an impact on everyone.

John
Condon

1957-2002

Your daughters will continue to "govern themselves accordingly" until there is a cure. Miss you Dad.

Uncle Carlos
Carrasquero

 

Tio, we will always love you.

stephanie
ragonesi

1970-2004

I miss you Stephanie.

Pearlie mae
Draine

1960-2004

I miss u mom...u will always be missed n never forgotten...love u much...from Courtney n Kids...

Linda
Phillips

1943-1989

Your family and dearest friends love you. We will keep fighting, Until There Is A Cure!

Walter
Collins

1948-2004

A beautiful soul. Friend to everyone he met. I loved him.

Charles Alexander
Bailey

1961-1993

Charles was a loving Father and Husband. He's greatly missed by his friends and family

Daniel
Klans

1962-1991

always in my heart....

Edmond
Eadie

1950-2000

Every name on this memorial is a reason to get tested & use protection every time.

John & Jane
Doe

 

For all who had no one to remember them...our love and prayers. Nelson Redhawk

Gerard Quang Tu
Dinh

1954-1994

Beloved son, brother, uncle, nephew and cousin. He loved plush toys, Disney comics and movies.

Roy A.
Helling

 

In memory of a gentle man, forever loved, forever missed.

Anthony
Singleton

1956-2002

My husband Anthony I miss U so much. I now understand the FIGHT of HIV/AIDS

Mark
McLaughlin

1979-2011

Gone too soon. We miss you and try to keep you alive every day. Love, your family.

Jess
Randell

1954-1998

A steward of GODS land always! Jim and Jess forever! A sweet dear man!

Fred
Mills

1966-2010

A great friend and funny guy.

Thomas
McBrien

1961-1992

Remembered always in the hearts of all who loved and laughed with you. In life and death we are ONE

Virginia
Shafer

1962-2010

sister you are truely missed and you left us to soon

Mark
McLaughlin

1979-2011

We miss your sarcasm, your heart, and your talent. Love, your family.

JOSEPH
TALAOC

1948-1988

i MISS YOU SO MUCH jOE.

JAMES CHADWICK
HILL

1957-1986

i MISS YOU cHAD!!!

rON
tHERIAN

1955-1984

GONE, NEVER FORGOTTEN

DESMOND G
KENT

1957-1989

A DEAR FRIEND, WE WENT THROUGH THICK AND THIN, COAST TO COAST! i MISS YOU

ANTONIO
MATOS

1959-1996

 

Katrina
Kemp

1975-2011

I love you and miss you.you was the one I can always call.love you Mauh!! By the way I love you

Tivvis
Faggard

1950-1989

Tivvis was as unique as his name. He lived life to its fullest. He was the love of my life.

Charles
Snow

1963-1993

Still in our thoughts and our hearts. Miss you Charlie.

Robert
Toner

 

Your friendship truly was treasured. Rest in Peace, my friend.

Ronald
Milton

1958-1997

U left here to soon, we miss U

julio
gonzalez

1963-2007

we love you and we are missing you

Gregory
Mosely

1961-1995

Greg- You changed my life with your artistic & stubborn spirit. I love & miss you every day- jamie

Donald Allen
Wilson

1959-1992

Still a big part of my life.I miss you every day! You were a bright spot in my world!Jeff Allen

jean serge
vancol

1958-1997

I will to continue to fight for you and all who are living with HIV. love your sister Maggie Pena

Michael
Clint

1966-1996

You made us laugh & you made us love you. Till we see each other again... peace & love to you

Ron
Kimber

1964-1986

You will always be in my heart my "special friend."

Tonya
Jones

1973-1997

She lived a beautiful life even after, finding out she was Hiv positive. So, you all do the same.

Valonda
Smith

1975-2008

The best aunt in the world, gone to soon but never will be forgotten! Rest,In,Heaven love you always

Gladys
Carrasquillo

 

We love and miss you!

Bobby
Robinson

 

My dear friend, I love and miss you.

Johnnie Ray
Richardson

1954-2010

You will forever be loved and missed. I pledge to continue the fight against HIV/AIDs.

Vincent
Godoy

1963-1990

 

Ramon Alberto
Espada

1949-1993

Rest in peace dear uncle, you'll always live in our hearts.

Michael David
Addlington (Pizzillo)

1956-2009

I love you Uncle David. I hope you are living it up and smiling everyday!! Always, Amy

Donald
Moon

 

A man that was ever so good to all of his family. We miss you!

Vernon "Buddy"
Williams

1952-1987

You're the reason I have Christopher. I miss the fresh choc. chip cookies and late night brownies.

John
Melartin

 

A 30+ year warrior in the battle with AIDS. A Hero to hundreds!

Lance
Gregory

 

Gone far too young. May your memory be a blessing. Go Chargers!

Jim
Johnson

 

You will never be forgotten. May your memory live on.

Gwendolyn
Spence

1958-1998

When someone you love becomes a memory, the memory becomes a treasure. R.I.P, your brother Karl

John
Massey

1962-1993

The world lost a great person the day my brother died, however his spirit lives on ...

Wanda
Buggs

1957-1996

I love you & miss you & I will NEVER stop fighting. Sincerely, your daughter Shacazia

Kevin
Burkett

 

Gone but not forgotten Skippy!!

Edwin
Medina

1962-2011

Edwin you have been a great inspiration and all our lives. We know that God is happy.Love you always

Robert Scott
Carter

1961-2007

A dear friend that is still missed today. We hope that he is in a peaceful place filled with love.

Mike
Povolish

 

You were like a father to me and inspired me to go into public health to fight AIDS. Love you.

John
Short

1960-1992

You live on in my heart dear brother.

Opal
Gaylor

1951-1993

I miss you Mom.

Dustin
Snell

1968-1998

A great friend, lover of Disney, mellow voice and a passion to live. You're missed yet not forgotten

Edwin
Nieves

1962-1991

Thank you for being an angel in our lives. You are truly missed. God bless you!

Manuel Alfonso
Vasquez

1968-1996

Our loving son, brother, uncle and friend. You are alive in our hearts and minds. We love & miss you

Leonard
Salvato

 

I never really knew you. But you mattered.

Michael
Malone

1963-1992

We'll love you always!

Michael
Stuart

1957-1993

You are missed for many reasons. Your laughter is always remembered and your love for life.

Christopher
Yerina

1972-2005

Miss You every day Christopher! "No End"

LACY
WILLIAMS

1969-1991

 

Benjamin B.
Henson, Jr

1947-1993

We know you are singing your way around heaven. You are loved and missed so much.

Isaiah
Kalama

1956-2003

My one and only true love. I cherish what little time we had and cling to the loving memories of you

Kevin
Gage

1956-1994

I miss you still.

Isaiah
Kalama

1956-2003

I miss you sweet Isaiah!

Terry
Wimbish

1960-1993

My best friend.

Blake
Easton

1973-2010

Beyond Immortal!

Gleinys
Gleinys

1980-1982

 

Jaunita
Taylor

1962-2004

The moments we shared will continue to be the highlights of my life. Rest in Peace mommy :)!

Karen
Dawson

1963-1995

My Mom, a great woman who never got to see her daughter become one.

Alejandra
Alejandra

1972-1996

 

Anthony
Rivera

1960-1992

In loving memory

Ryan
White

1971-1990

RIP Ryan White! You are my hero, you are in my heart and i'll never forget you!

William R. "Bill"
Farrow

1941-1989

Miss you every day. Brother, uncle, identical twin, teacher, friend.

Susa
Becker-Dark

 

 

Vernon "Buddy"
Williams

1952-1987

The gift of our sonlives on. I still work hard alleviating stigma, fear and ignorance we experienced

Donald
Wilson

1959-1992

I still miss him after all this time, that will never change! Jeff Allen

Gerri
O'Byrn

1958-1994

I miss you terribly. Hope you are designing wings for all the angels in heaven. Love Ellen

Danny
Griffin

1950-2003

 

Bradley
Eller

1954-1994

Miss you EVERY day, sweet brother

Donna
Gray

1952-1994

A loving mother, wife and good friend. You are missed greatly.

chard
atwood

 

missed.

Steven
Siples

1947-1999

Gone too soon. We love you, Dad, and miss you like crazy!! Wish you were still here!

Fred
League

 

miss you

chuck
robeson

 

Mr. Gay USA you will be missed always Matt Starr Mr. gay indiana usa 1987

H.L.
Falls

 

I know your dancin in heaven. Never forgotten still have your publicity pic.

chuck
avery

 

Missing you always, would have never made it without you . Matt starr

jim
Brothers

 

You will always be missed Pensacola, fl

lee
liberace

 

Talent lives forever , missed always.

Mikki (Micah)
atwood

 

You will always be missed and being yourself is the true you . missing you .

Jerry
Lucas

1963-1996

Miss you so much. Hard to believe you left us 20 years ago this January.

Jerry
Lucas

1963-1996

Miss you so much. Can't believe it's been 20 years on January 6th that you left us.

Billy
Manuel

1956-1994

You fought a good fight. You are were a leader in awareness. You are missed by many.

David
Earnest

1967-2011

Can still hear your infectious laughter and witty comments! Love you always!

Myrtle
Stephens

1965-2008

Rest Easy Auntie.... The world not the same without you... I miss you daily.... I love you 😘😘😘...

DAVID FRANCES
HAMMOND

1966-2007

Love that touched many. Love i was able to have for 14 years. Love i will charish for ever. MCJ

Ann
moore

1965-1994

I love and miss you dearly wonder how life would be friends for life even in dealth

Emilio
Perez

1952-1999

Beloved son, brother and Dad! We love and miss you always!

Terry
Wimbish

1960-1993

I miss you more than words can say. You were my best friend and the light of my life.

Michael
Stone

 

Miss you and all that you were.

Billy Ra'Mon
Dixon

1972-1998

Gone too soon, but never forgotten. You live on in your son. You'd be so proud!

Shandra
Hamilton

 

I miss and will always love you. RIP baby girl

Connie
Vangasbeck

1963-1992

You never saw it coming. Your sweetness and light will be missed by many.

Steven
Lenney

1975-2010

Miss you every day my sweet, crazy Nephew, aka Sissy LaRue.

Rosena
Desir

1959-1988

You will always be the mother I longed to know. Know that I'm ok and hope I'm making you proud. ❤

Teresa Lynn
Titus

1970-1997

You are a beautiful angel who is loved and missed every single day.

Tara
Thompson

1983-2006

Miss you everyday. Sorry that your life wasn't everything it could've been. But you are an Angel now

Corene
Gaines

1949-2007

Our Mother, we love and miss you more than words can say. RIP Granny Gal

Sharon
Evans

1964-1995

Dear Mommy.. I will never forget!

Teresa Lynn
Titus

1970-1997

You are a beautiful angel who is loved and missed every single day.

E.T.
myers

1952-1995

God Bless You! Your Family Miss You!

Danny
Begley

 

Sweetest and most talented Angel in Heaven. I loved you and you were my validation. Love you still

Chuck
Hudson

1949-1991

 

Roy
White

1958-2006

You are missed terribly Patti

Bill
White

1960-1993

You are missed terribly Patti

Richard
Warwick

1945-1997

We live each day to love you more.

Donald(Bert)
Ayers

1957-1992

Best Friend, Mentor,Lover.Bert was the man I looked up to most and will never leave my heart andsoul

Vernon "Buddy"
Williams

1952-1987

Such a long journey we had. I continue the fight...

jimmy
cernek

1972-2010

 

Victor
Rodriguez

1967-2000

You are very missed. But I no that you are a better places now. I love with all my heart always.Cesy

David
Wohl

1955-1994

Your fight was always there. You are always missed by family and friends and of course me. Love, AK

Mike
Hansen

1959-1994

The Kiteman is now flying high....Miss you bro sooooo much

Frank
Lobraico

1941-1988

Will always miss one of your awesome hugs.

Richard
Lenover

1956-1996

A sweeter man never drew breath. You are loved and missed forever.

Leslie
Yada-Frank

1963-1995

Leslie, the bravest women ever! She loved and loved and loved.... me. That was brave. I know now

DAVID FRANCES
HAMMOND

1966-2007

My soulmate if 14 years. A journey I will forget. I miss David every day. No one can replace David.

Rafael
Gomez

1976-2009

He left with a smile, he left with joy.

Eugene Paul
Kelly

1960-2001

He was my spouse. I still LOVE and miss him.

Jorge
Carmona

1948-1996

I miss you all the time... I need you... I love you!