Category: Society / December 17, 2012 12:22 PM EST
As mourners in Newtown, Connecticut, headed on Monday (December 17) for the first two of 20 funerals of school children massacred in their classroom, images of six-year-old Olivia Engel who was slain in the school mass shooting was released.
Tiny caskets marked the first wave of funerals for the 20 children and six adults killed in the shooting rampage at Sandy Hook Elementary School on Friday.
At Sunday night's memorial, Obama offered words of hope and promises of action to stop any further tragedies.
In Newtown, schools will not reopen on Monday. The district has said teachers need time to prepare for the students' return.