Sadly, Naya Rivera handed away resulting from an unintended drowning on July 8, 2020, whereas boating in California together with her younger son Josey.
Following the tragedy, the previous Glee star’s sister Nickayla Rivera shared an emotional assertion on Instagram.
“There aren’t any phrases to explain my love for you. Aspect by facet or miles aside, our connection is infinite. Our bond is unbreakable. We had been full opposites, but concurrently the identical. The yin to my yang. I by no means knew that by shedding you, I’d discover a lot of you in myself,” she wrote.
Including, “I’ve by no means identified a life with out you in it & nonetheless can’t think about it. My world is turned the other way up. However by way of all of it, the whole lot we had been, we’re nonetheless. I’ll all the time have a look at you with the identical eyes as I did after I was younger. My shmaya, I’ll love you for eternity & miss you each second of my life.”
So, who’s the late actress’s sister? Preserve studying to search out out extra.
Who’s Naya Rivera’s youthful sister?
The 25-year-old presently works as a mannequin and has a coveted contract with high company Wilhelmina. Although it stays unclear if Nickayla will proceed on this career within the wake of her sister’s passing, DailyMail has just lately reported that she appears to be specializing in elevating her nephew alongside Naya’s ex-husband Ryan Dorsey.
In keeping with the outlet, Nickayla and Ryan presently dwell collectively in a three-bedroom rented home and are serving to increase the younger boy. The 2 have reportedly “been leaning on one another for help” and had been noticed holding palms whereas buying at Goal on Sept. 19.
“They appear actually snug collectively and are clearly serving to one another by way of a really troublesome interval in each their lives,” an individual advised DailyMail, who noticed the 2 in Goal collectively. “They had been playing around and chatting the entire time. They’re clearly serving to raise one another’s spirits.”
Naya Rivera’s brother performed within the NFL.
The late actress additionally has a youthful brother, Mychal Rivera. The 30-year-old former tight finish performed faculty soccer for the College of Tennessee and was drafted within the sixth spherical by the Oakland Raiders in 2013. After enjoying 4 seasons with the NFL group, he was launched as a free agent and scooped up by the Jacksonville Jaguars. Nonetheless, following an harm, Mychal was lower and made a free agent in 2017.
Naya additionally supported her youthful siblings, and in 2012, the actress opened up about encouraging them to pursue their goals. “To begin with, I believe it is actually cool that we every have our, like, type of specialty and issues that we’re good at. I simply encourage him, , and he appreciates the help from after I watch the video games,” she mentioned (by way of Life&Type Weekly).
Mychal added, “My path is sports activities, hers is performing. You realize, we keep on our personal paths and we simply have enjoyable doing what we’re doing.”
Our ideas proceed to exit to Naya’s household and buddies.