Christina Grimmie's family thanks fans for support

| Updated: Aug 23, 2017 11:20 IST

New Delhi [India], June 12 (ANI): A year after Christina Grimmie's tragic death, her family has issued an emotional statement thanking her fans for all support. The statement was published on late singer's official Twitter handle. The statement read, "We want to take this moment to say thank you to Christina's legion of fans worldwide and all the partners who contributed and are still contributing to her legacy. Your prayers, love, encouragement and support have been felt by us as a family and we are humbled and deeply appreciative." <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Statement From The Grimmie Family:<a href="">#TeamGrimmie</a> <a href="">#CGForever</a> ?????? <a href=""></a></p>&mdash; Christina Grimmie (@TheRealGrimmie) <a href="">June 11, 2017</a></blockquote> <script async src="//" charset="utf-8"></script> Her family's statement explained that while they are still healing from her loss, they love each and every one of her fans. Adding, "We too, are still healing, but know that we love each and every one of you. Thank you for all the support." Grimmie, who was just 22 when she was shot by a deranged fan while signing autographs in Orlando after a concert. The singer gained fame on the NBC reality competition show 'The Voice,' and came in third place in 2014's Season 6 on Team Adam Levine. The late Grimmie was also honored by the Humane Society in April. (ANI)