On Sunday night and Monday morning,聽the world felt the shock of hearing of the horrific mass shooting that took place in Las Vegas聽on Sunday night. As of press time, 59 people聽have died and聽527 were injured in what is being called the worst mass shooting in聽modern American history. Though celebrities and public figures have expressed聽condolences for the victims聽and their families, it鈥檚 important to remember who they were as individuals. Here鈥檚 who they were:

Sonny Melton

Sonny was a 29-year-old married nurse from Tennessee. He was in Vegas with his wife,聽Heather Melton, an orthopedic surgeon. Heather survived the attack because of an act of bravery by her husband. She told聽CNN, 鈥淗e saved my life. He grabbed me and started running when I felt him get shot in the back,鈥 she said. 鈥淚 want everyone to know what a kind-hearted, loving man he was, but at this point, I can barely breathe.鈥 (Photo via Facebook)

Hannah Ahlers

Hannah, 35, was a daring woman who loved skydiving, poolside vacations, and all-around fun. The mother of three leaves behind her kids and her husband of 16 years, Brian. A friend told the聽LA Times that Hannah was 鈥減ossibly one of the most beautiful women I have ever seen, with a heart to match,鈥 adding, 鈥渟he was a devoted mother and wife.鈥 (Photo via Facebook)

Jordan McIldoon

This 25-year-old from Canada鈥檚 west coast spent his final moments with another concertgoer, who, in the confusion, ended up by McIldoon鈥檚 side. Heather Gooze didn鈥檛 want him to end up alone and become a John Doe, so she stayed by his side, relaying his death to his mother when she phoned.

Carrie Barnette

34-year-old Carrie was celebrating a friend鈥檚 30th birthday in Vegas when they were caught in the tragic events of October 1. The eldest of three siblings, Carrie had spent the last 11 years working at Disneyland in her native California.

Rachel Parker

Rachel worked for the Manhattan Beach police department for 10 years in their records department. She had headed to the Route 91 Harvest festival with three other Manhattan Beach Police employees, but was the only one to succumb to her injuries. 鈥淪he was just a great, great worker, always happy 鈥 definitely had her whole future ahead of her,鈥 said Manhattan Beach police spokeswoman Kristi Colombo. 鈥淚鈥檓 heartbroken and speechless.鈥 (Photo via Manhattan Beach Police)

Denise Burditus

This West Virginia mother and grandmother was at the country festival with her husband of 32 years, Tony, who snapped a pic of them just hours before the shooting took his wife鈥檚 life. Taking to Facebook, Tony said of his partner, 鈥淚t saddens me to say that I lost my wife of 32 years, a mother of two, soon to be grandmother of five this evening in the Las Vegas shooting. Denise passed in my arms. I LOVE YOU BABE.鈥

Sandy Casey

A middle school teacher who worked with special needs kids, Sandy was 鈥渓oved by students and colleagues alike and will be remembered for her sense of humor, her passion for her work, her devotion to her students, and her commitment to continuing her own learning and to taking on whatever new projects came her way,鈥 the Manhattan Beach Unified School District said in a statement. 鈥淪he has made a tremendous difference in the lives of her students and their families, many of whom worked with her over multiple years.

Dana Gardner

Dana Gardner had suffered through a mass shooting before. The San Bernadino native worked as the deputy recorder-county clerk during聽her hometown鈥檚 2015 shooting. She was at Route 91 with one of her daughters, who was uninjured during the shooting.

Tom Day Jr.聽

Father of four Tom was with all of his adult kids, all in their 20s and 30s, at the country music festival in Las Vegas this past weekend. Tom鈥檚 dad, Tom Sr. lives in the greater Las Vegas area and is currently mourning with his grandkids. (Photo via Facebook)

Charleston Heartfield

The 34-year-old military vet, football coach, and off-duty LVPD officer was at the fest with many other off-duty officers. 鈥淚 don鈥檛 know a better man than Charles. They say it鈥檚 always the good ones we lose early. There鈥檚 no truer statement than that with Charles,鈥 Hartfield鈥檚 friend Troy Rhett told the Las Vegas聽Review-Journal. 鈥淥ur hearts have just been very heavy since hearing the news.鈥

Angela Gomez

Only 20 years old, the Californian graduated high school in 2015 and was currently enrolled in community college classes.

Bailey Schweitzer

Also 20, Bailey was a receptionist with software company聽Infinity Communications and Consulting in her hometown of Bakersfield, CA.

Jennifer Topaz Irvine

Jennifer was a joy to her friends and colleagues according to her friend, Kyle Kraska. He told the聽San Diego Union-Tribune聽that she was like a little sister to him and that the 42-year-old family law attorney was adored.

Jessica Klymchuk

This single mother of four from Alberta, Canada had finally found love again after years of flying solo. Her fianc茅, Brent Irla, took her to Las Vegas for the Route 91 Harvest Festival and was by her side when she died. (Photo via Facebook)

Rhonda LeRocque

The聽resident from聽Tewksbury, Massachusetts was with her husband, Jason, at the concert. He thought she had ducked when he had, but unfortunately, Rhonda was shot.

Adrian Murfitt

This Alaskan fisherman had gone to Las Vegas with his childhood friend,聽Brian MacKinnon, to attend the festival. Of his friend, MacKinnon said, 鈥淗e made me laugh. He was like an Alaskan cowboy, but when he saw a dog he鈥檇 turn into a 10-year-old kid.鈥

John Phippen

The New Yorker, 56, was with his son Travis, an EMT, dancing away at Route 91 when shots rang out. Travis managed to get his father, who鈥檇 been shot in the lower back, into a car and to the hospital, where he later died of his injuries. Travis was shot in the arm, but didn鈥檛 realize it amid the chaos because he was too busy helping his injured father.

Quinton Robbins聽

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Quinton was the first Las Vegas native to be identified after the attack. The 20-year-old had recently graduated high school.

Lisa Romero

This New Mexico high school secretary was loved by the administration and students alike at聽聽Miyamura High School.

Susan Smith

鈥淪he was the office manager, which means she was the hub of the school. She was the center of it,鈥澛爏aid Jake Finch, a spokeswoman for the Simi Valley Unified School District. 鈥淓veryone who came through those doors she knew. She knew the children, she knew the staff, she knew the parents.鈥 Smith was married with children, but currently, not much is known about her family. (Photo via Simi Valley Unified School District)

Neysa Tonks

Neysa was the mom of three, and worked for a technology company. A GoFundMe has been set up to help support her kids in the wake of her death. (Photo via Facebook)

Chris Roybal聽

After surviving a tour of duty in Afghanistan, this military vet was in Las Vegas with his mom to celebrate his upcoming 29th birthday.

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