This is a shocking news to all Cleveland Brown’s fans, Their defensive end Chris Smith’s girlfriend Petara Cordero died today September 11, 2019. She is 26 years old, she passed away two weeks after giving birth to the couple’s first child. Petara Cordero is a native of Charlotte, North Carolina, had turned 26 in July 2019.
Their daughter was born on August 27, 2019 even though according to Baby registry the due date was on August 17. Petara Cordero and Chris Smith have named their daughter as Haven Harris Smith. The couple have posted a video of gender reveal ceremony on March 23, 2019. On September 11 2019 , dozens of tributes to Cordero had appeared on Facebook. Her brother confirmed her sad passing in a heartbreaking Facebook post that read,
I love you beautiful you will forever be missed I cant believe this. I cant believe I even got that call. I cant believe I’m even writing this. Rest in heaven baby sis I love you! 😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥 this shit hurts so bad!!!!
Another tribute from their close friend
R.I.P Petara Cordero 🕊❤️.The memories we made will never fade, the laughs we had will never be forgotten, the memories we created will forever be cherished. You were a special person and it hurts my soul knowing you are gone. I’m not an emotional person but for you I will shed some tears. Praying for not only your family to get through this but also your boyfriend and y’all newborn daughter. I love you PT.
Another close aide of the couple posted a tribute on Facebook
A beautiful soul, Petara Cordero. I can’t believe I’m seeing this. My heart hurts. Your amazing smile, your sweet soul, and that laugh all of us SW Wild Wing fam WILL never forget. I just pray for strength for your family, and that sweet babygirl you just had. I can’t wrap my head around this. Gone way too soon. Fly high babygirl
The final Instagram photo of Petara Cordero is with her boyfriend Chris Smith, here is what the caption says “This is a forever thing, I love you through everything.” Cordero had spoken lovingly about Smith in an Instagram post on her birthday that read, “I always prayed to God for true happiness and unconditional love and here I am on my 26th birthday with a man that loves me a great deal, family and friends that mean the world to me all while waiting on my beautiful daughter Haven to arrive. Thank you God, you’re showing out.”