Victims killed by gunman in #templeshooting ranged in age from 39 to 84 years old. 5 men, 1 woman.— Lacey Crisp (@LaceyCrisp) August 6, 2012
As Twitchy reported earlier, the 6 people killed by the Sikh temple shooter have been identified. The community is rallying around the families of the victims and a fund has been established.
One victim, Satwant Singh Kaleka, died valiantly trying to fight off the gunman. He put his life on the line to try to save others. Twitter users honor him as the hero he was.
Five others died at the hands of the gunman.
Bhai Seeta Singh, age 41.
Bhai Parkash Singh, age 49.
Bhai Ranjit Singh, age 39.
The oldest victim, Subegh Singh, age 84.
And Parmjit Kaur Toor, a woman, age 41.
Our thoughts and prayers continue to be with the victims and their families.
Rest in peace.