Hundreds In Purple Attend Nia Haqq's Funeral

About 1,500 friends, family members, and mourners of both Nia Haqq and Michael Muchioki, the New Jersey couple killed after their engagement party last weekend, filled the Newark Symphony Hall today to celebrate her life. To celebrate Haqq's favorite color, her best friend since the third grade, Shakira Farrior, sent text and Facebook messages to all attendees requesting that they wear purple. Many of Haqq's friends wore purple flowers in their hair, while many of the young men wore lavender dress shirts or ties... Read more: Shaniya's Brother: "I Didn't Think This Could Happen"Update: Photos of Four-Year-Old Boy Slain on NYE


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