The family of Miya Marcano released details regarding the 19-year-old college student’s funeral arrangements, as well as a memorial foundation in her honor.
Marlon Marcano Miya’s father gave details of the proceedings via his Instagram account adding that ‘A celebration of life’ is scheduled will be held at 5 p.m. on Wednesday. The funeral will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday. Both will take place in Cooper City.
Meanwhile over the weekend during Miami Carnival 2021 celebrations Miya was remembered through music, and moment of silence was observed at several events.
Miya’s mother, Yma Scarbriel also revealed that the family formed The Miya Marcano foundation to support, educate and provide resources to families of missing persons, this they have said will aid in the protection of students and others.
“Miya is everything to her father and I, as well as so many people around the world. The creation of the Miya Marcano Memorial Foundation brings my heart so much joy during such a difficult time,” said Miya’s mother.