Jaylin Kema, mother of ‘Peter Boy,’ dead at 48

  • JOHN BURNETT/Tribune-Herald Jaylin Kema appears with attorney Brian De Lima at her manslaughter sentencing June 13, 2017, for the 1997 death of her 6-year-old son, Peter Kema Jr., aka "Peter Boy." The 48-year-old Kema died Wednesday of renal failure, likely due to diabetes, sources told the Tribune-Herald.
  • Peter Kema Jr., also known as "Peter Boy"

Jaylin Kema, the mother of fatal child abuse victim Peter Kema Jr., aka “Peter Boy,” died Wednesday night, sources told the Tribune-Herald.