Lori Vallow was born on June 26, 1973, in Loma Linda, California. At the age of 19, Lori Vallow got married to her boyfriend Nelson Yanes. However, their marriage did not last for long. About three years later in October 1995, she again got married to William Lagioia.
She was then 22 years old and they had a son called Colby in 1996. They divorced in 1998. After her divorce to Nelson Yanes and William Lagioia, Lori Vallow had her third marriage. She married Joseph Anthony Ryan Jr in 2001 and they had their daughter Tylee, born in 2002.
However, Lori Vallow and Joseph Anthony Ryan Jr divorced in 2005. There was a scuffle between Lori’s brother, Alex Cox and Joseph Anthony Ryan Jr and through that Alex Cox was imprisoned.
Joseph Anthony Ryan Jr was later found dead in his room as a result of heart attack. Lori Vallow became the wife of Leland Anthony Vallow in February 2006. Later in 2018, Lori Vallow met Chad Daybell as she had interest in his Standing in Holy Places series of books.
Chad attended a small overnight gathering organized by Lori Vallow. Through the religious teachings of Chad , Lori Vallow developed a strong attachment to him.
Lori Vallow’s Children: Cause of Death
The children of Lori Vallow, Tylee Ashlyn Ryan and Joshua Jaxon “J. J.” Vallow were initially reported missing in September 2019. Later on, they were found buried in shallow graves in Rexburg, Idaho on June 9, 2020.
Their returns were found in the backyard of Chad Daybell who was the lover of Lori Vallow but had now become her husband.
It was the Police that discovered the remains of Tylee Ashlyn Ryan and Joshua Jaxon “J. J.Tylee Ashlyn Ryan and Joshua Jaxon “J. J were murdered and Lori Vallow and Chad Daybell were charged with the first-degree murders.
Lori Vallow was sentenced to life in prison on July 31, 2023, after she had been found guilty of all charges related to the killing of her children.