Broadview Board Pays Tribute To Beloved DJ Who Died In July

Monday, September 16, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews

Featured image: Robert “DJ Rob” Earl Gray Jr., who was honored by the Broadview Board of Trustees on Sept. 3. | Facebook

During a regular meeting on Sept. 3, the Broadview Board of Trustees unanimously approved a resolution in honor of Robert “DJ Rob” Earl Gray Jr., a popular DJ in the Proviso Township area who died in July at 43.

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Vater Fite, Granddaughter Of Slave And Aunt Of Former Maywood Mayor, Dies At 104

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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Charles Gunn, Retired Maywood Officer, Dies At 82

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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