In Memorium: Share your memories

(CNN)When newsmakers and notable figures die, many of us turn to the internet as a way to pay tribute to those who have passed away.

Did someone in the public eye who recently passed away leave an impact on your life? Perhaps you had a chance to meet them in person or were inspired by their life's work. This is the place to share your story.
Share your tributes, memories and stories below, or post them on Twitter or Instagram with the hashtag #CNNRemembers.
Your story could be used in CNN's coverage.