Sheri Aoyagi has been identified by medical examiners as the 60-year-old Las Vegas woman found shot and killed Wednesday in the northwest area of the Las Vegas Valley.

According to a recent internet posting on GoFundMe, Aoyagi was a flight attendant and was killed during a burglary at her residence. This information has not been confirmed by authorities.


Sheri Aoyagi lost her life in a robbery at her home on May 30th. She was loved by many and will be dearly missed. All proceeds will be given to her Husband Stan. source

Officers responded about 3:25 p.m. to the 6400 block of Morley Avenue, near Smoke Ranch Road and Torrey Pines Drive, where they said Aoyagi was shot. source

No other information was immediately available.

According to GoFundMe, Aoyagi is survived by her husband, Stan.

Commenters on Aoyagi’s GoFundMe page remembered her as a beloved LASSW flight partner:

“My heart aches for the loss of our sweet LASSW flying partner and friend, rest well Sheri” Natalie Vaughn-Matthews.