Tag: giovanni bourne

Mother of deceased child tries to share with Waterloo School Board; is told to stop for “personal attack”

Waterloo mother hopes for change after suffering loss of son

Angelicia Smith, of Waterloo, tragically lost her son, Giovanni Bourne, on June 22, 2021 just weeks before his 12th birthday. She has one message she wants parents, teachers, and other children to hear: If you see something, say something. Smith planned to ... MORE
Celebration of life ceremony held at Oak Island in Waterloo honoring life of Giovanni Bourne

Celebration of life ceremony held at Oak Island in Waterloo honoring the life of Giovanni Bourne

On June 27, 2021, family and friends of 11-year-old Giovanni “Gio” Bourne gathered with balloons and lanterns to celebrate his life. Giovanni was born to Angelicia Smith and Nicholas Bourne on July 10, 2009 and lost his life June 22, 2021. Giovanni’s ... MORE