MORRIS PARK, The Bronx — Mourners gathered on Morris Park Avenue to give comfort to two families who lost loved ones on Halloween.
Natalia Perez lost her father Louis and her 10-year-old daughter Nayanna.
"I'm numb," she told PIX11.
Natalia remained stoic during the candle light vigil.
Her three girls were out with their grandfather Louis Perez trick-or-treating while she was at work.
She says she knows her dad did all he could to protect the girls from an out-of-control car that careened up the sidewalk.
The driver who possibly suffered a seizure also struck and killed Kristian Leka, 24, who was also out trick-or-treating with his family.
Natalia Perez says she doesn't blame the driver.
Her daughter Sanaya, 8, was at the vigil and was unscathed by the car. Her other daughter Yasmina was released from the hospital Sunday afternoon.
"I have moments when I cry believe me," said Natalia. "But I have to be strong for my other two daughters."
Perez says she wants people to rejoice and celebrate Nayanna's life at her funeral. She wants people to wear blue, Nayanna's favorite color.
The families have set up GoFundMe pages to help pay funeral costs.