Childhood photos of tragic teenager Kathleen Harkin have been posted online by her devastated family.
Images included Kathleen as a young girl serving as a flower girl at a wedding, digging into an ice cream sundae and tenderly cradling young babies.
Another photo showed her as a toddler with her sister Rosanna.
In a post on the Get Kathleen Home Facebook page, which they have now renamed Celebrating Kathleen, her family said: “On Saturday October 8 our beautiful little Kathleen left us in a tragic accident, changing our world forever.
“She may not be with us right now but she is in all our hearts and somewhere someplace at peace smiling down on us all.
“She was so well loved by her family and friends and it’s this page we can share this love.
“She was a smart funny girl with bags of attitude and always made us laugh.
“Anyone who knew her can come to this page to share pictures, videos and stories and remember what a beautiful young girl Kathleen was.”
Police are continuing to try and piece together her movements on the night she disappeared.
Tributes to the 15-year-old have continued to flood social media, while friends have also been expressing their grief at the loss of Kathleen..
One wrote: “Death is honestly such an emotional, horrible thing and it’s times like this where you have to really appreciate life.”, while another said: “Appreciate everyone that makes the effort to be in your life you never know when they’ll be taken.”
A third wrote: “Absolutely devastated. Will forever love and miss you gorgeous, true saying god always takes the best people. Sleep tight princess.”, while another said: “So lovely what am seeing on fb in the memory of Kathleen, R.I.P. beautiful.”