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Obituaries

  1. Marcus Marrell Price

    May 25, 2017

    Marcus Marrell Price died suddenly and tragically on Friday, May 19, 2017. Marcus was 11 yrs old. He was born in Chicago on November 26, 2005, cherished son of Misty Johnson and Marshall Price Senior.

    Marcus was in the fifth grade and attended Highland Elementary School in Elgin. He enjoyed playing video games and watching basketball. Marcus was kind, polite and respectful to his peers and adults alike. He was well-liked and will be greatly missed by all who knew him.

    Beloved little brother of Mahogany and Marshall; Dearest uncle to Mahkell, Mahkai, and Da’niiyah; Precious grandson of  Curtis (deceased), Josephine ...
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  2. Arlesa Loraine Taylor

    May 11, 2017

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    Arlesa Loraine Taylor, 53 years of age, formerly of Elgin, died Sunday, May 7, 2017 at UIC Hospital in Chicago.  She was the daughter of Arlanders Taylor, Sr. and Lula Mae Malone and was born July 26, 1963 in Elgin, IL.

    Arlesa is preceded in death by her parents and one brother, James E. Evans.

    Arlesa is survived by her son, Akil D. Taylor of Rockford; granddaughter, Brianna and grandson Jayden; three brothers; Willie C. Evans, Arlanders Taylor, Jr. and Rodney L. Taylor.

    Visitation will be held Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at 9:00 am ...
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