Princess Alaysha Rose Rankin, age 5, of Niagara Falls, New York entered this world September 15, 2014 and transitioned from grace to glory on Thursday, September 19, 2019. Alaysha was the beautiful daughter of D’Andre M. (Cindy Jasper) Rankin and Allison Vega.
Alaysha was a loving, caring and active young Princess who just began Kindergarten at Maple Avenue School. She was full of life and enjoyed playing with her Legos, tablet, playing games, going to the park, riding her scooter, drawing pictures and playing basketball and baseball.
Along with her parents, Alaysha leaves to cherish her memory, a sister, Dreonna Rankin; Paternal Grandparents, Corbett V. and Yulanda Rankin; Maternal Grandmother, Dawn Morask; Aunts and uncles, Doniela (John) Vega, Uncle, Joshua Figieras, Shelita Pugh and Shalandra Rankin, D’Antwan Rankin and Great-Grandparents, Rev. Gregory and Rev. Dr. Angela McClinton and a host of great-aunts and great-uncles, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
Princess Alaysha is predeceased by her sister Aria Rankin and Great-Grandfather, Earl F. Pugh , Sr.
The family of Princess Alaysha Rose Rankin will receive guests Thursday, September 26, 2019 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. followed by a Home Going Celebration at 1:00 p.m. at Disciples of Christ Ministries located at 4001 McKoon Avenue, Niagara Falls, New York, under the leadership of Great-Grandparents, Rev. Gregory and Dr. Angela McClinton. Interment in Oakwood Cemetery. Princess Alaysha’s services entrusted to the care of Michael R. Goodlander of OTTO REDANZ FUNERAL HOME. Please visit www.goodlandercares.com for online condolences and memorial tributes.
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