Saturday, February 9, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Jesse Lyles-Roach, the founder of “I Love Maywood!!!” | Facebook
Residents of Proviso Township, and many Facebook users, are mourning the sudden death of a beloved digital and real-world neighbor.
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Friday, January 25, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Vater Fite celebrating her 104th birthday. | Photo submitted to the Sun-Times
Vater Fite — an intrepid renaissance woman who was the matriarch of an immediate family that includes a state representative and an NBA player, and the aunt of a Maywood mayor — died in Aurora on Jan. 17 at 104.
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Thursday, December 27, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Charles William Gunn. | Submitted photo
Community members in Proviso Township are mourning the death of Charles William Gunn, a longtime Maywood police officer who died on Dec. 14. He was 82. Gunn’s death was confirmed by close relatives.
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