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Vanessa Bryant marks first father's day without Kobe Bryant with heartwarming post

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Vanessa Bryant honored her late husband Kobe Bryant on Sunday with a Father’s Day post. 

“Happy Father’s Day to the BEST daddy in the world,” Vanessa captioned the post on her now-private Instagram. “We miss you so much. We love you forever and always.”

The 38-year-old mother concluded the post with regards from the herself and the four children they shared –17-year-old Natalia Bryant, 13-year-old Gianna “Gigi” Bryant, 3-year-old Bianka Bryant and 1-year-old Capri Bryant.

Kobe and Gigi died in an unfortunate helicopter accident in January along with several other individuals.

This marks the family’s first Father’s Day without the NBA legend and comes shortly after Vanessa celebrated her youngest daughters milestone birthday.

“Happy 1st Birthday Capri! Mommy, Daddy, Nani, Gigi and BB love you SO much!!!” she shared, according to E! News. “God Bless you sweet princess. Capri Kobe Bryant a.k.a. ‘Koko-Bean’ named after her dearly missed daddy, Kobe Bean Bryant. We miss you SO much Gigi and Daddy.”

By Danielle Long
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