Crawford – Connor Whitaker Ireland, 19, died September 11, 2017 resulting from death by suicide. Although it had been stated that Connor battled years of depression, this was simply untrue. What Connor suffered from was a surfeit of LIFE! Crazy, beautiful, tumultuous, topsy-turvy, unpredictable, everyday life. That life, combined with Connor’s overwhelming capacity to feel deeply and to love even more deeply, is what led him to tragedy.