As the families of four young men and one woman killed in a tragic Calgary stabbing in last week prepare to remember their loved ones at a series of funerals in the coming days, one family is breaking their silence and speaking out about the loss of their son, and how they are managing to cope in the face of tragedy.
Zackariah Rathwell, Josh Hunter, Jordan Segura, Lawrence Hong and Kaiti Perras were killed last Tuesday morning after being stabbed while attending an end-of-year house party near the University of Calgary campus.
Three funerals are to be held on Monday. And while the families have all asked for privacy and respect, one family has shared their thoughts following the death of their son.
The family of Zackariah Rathwell released a personal statement through the Calgary Police Service over the weekend, calling the young musician an amazing person who bettered the lives of his family and friends.
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