Kaitlyn Lynch Obituary
Kaitlyn Lynch Obituary: The New York community is reeling from the devastating loss of 36-year-old Kaitlyn Ashley Lynch, a beloved mother of two young daughters. Kaitlyn was tragically shot and killed in Ohio on August 19, 2023 in mysterious circumstances still unraveling. As loved ones mourn this unfathomable tragedy, they seek answers and justice.
Kaitlyn Lynch Obituary: Early Life and Upbringing
Born in 1987 in Port Chester, New York to Daniel and Louise Lynch, Kaitlyn spent her early years living in Irvington and other states while excelling as a competitive youth diver. She later returned to her hometown of Irvington, graduating from Ardsley High School in 2005.
Building a Life and Family in Ohio
As a young adult, Kaitlyn set down roots in Ohio where she embraced marriage and motherhood. Her two precious daughters, Avery (8) and Ryan (7), were the lights of her life. Kaitlyn adored being their mom.
Cherished Daughter, Sister, and Aunt
Kaitlyn shared tight family bonds as a beloved daughter, sister, and aunt. She is survived by her parents, siblings John and Makena, and five nieces and nephews who knew her as a caring, fun-loving aunt.
Circumstances of Her Tragic Passing
On the morning of August 19th, Kaitlyn was found shot dead in her parked car outside her Ohio home. The suspect, reportedly someone Kaitlyn knew, fled the scene in her car before being apprehended in Tennessee.
Seeking Answers Amidst Disbelief and Anguish
Kaitlyn’s family is reeling with shock, anguish and disbelief that she could be ripped away from them so suddenly. As they grieve, they seek answers about what transpired. Authorities continue investigating the circumstances.
Honoring Her Life and Motherly Spirit
While nothing can undo this tragedy, Kaitlyn’s community hopes to bring her home to New York for a memorial befitting her bright spirit. Funds to assist with costs have been established in her honor. Most of all, Kaitlyn will be remembered for her wit, warmth and dedication as a loving mother. Her memory remains a guiding light amidst the darkness of her senseless loss.