Obituaries

Barney Williams
D: 2021-01-13
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Williams, Barney
Sam Martin
B: 1952-03-02
D: 2021-01-09
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Martin, Sam
Danzell Chatman
B: 1968-01-20
D: 2021-01-07
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Chatman, Danzell
Deacon James Johnson
B: 1944-02-28
D: 2021-01-06
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Johnson, Deacon James
Samuel Strong
B: 1955-04-28
D: 2021-01-06
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Strong, Samuel
Virginia Singleton
D: 2021-01-04
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Singleton, Virginia
Samuel Haygood
B: 1932-02-03
D: 2020-12-31
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Haygood, Samuel
Mervin Brown
B: 1954-02-23
D: 2020-12-28
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Brown, Mervin
Frank Taylor
B: 1961-03-26
D: 2020-12-24
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Taylor, Frank
Pastor Phillip Reynolds
B: 1940-09-15
D: 2020-12-24
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Reynolds, Pastor Phillip
Rachel Austin-Glasgow
B: 1972-02-27
D: 2020-12-22
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Austin-Glasgow, Rachel
Gloria Reid
B: 1949-12-27
D: 2020-12-22
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Reid, Gloria
Johnathan Walker
B: 1988-11-22
D: 2020-12-19
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Walker, Johnathan
Bobby Campbell
B: 1953-08-10
D: 2020-12-19
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Campbell, Bobby
Revaben Patel
B: 1914-06-01
D: 2020-12-18
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Patel, Revaben
Katherine Moore
B: 1926-01-21
D: 2020-12-18
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Moore, Katherine
Sybil Doucette
B: 1944-09-20
D: 2020-12-17
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Doucette, Sybil
Ruth Parris
B: 1942-06-06
D: 2020-12-14
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Parris, Ruth
Authur Peters
B: 1944-12-31
D: 2020-12-13
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Peters, Authur
Henry Greer
B: 1941-08-15
D: 2020-12-12
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Greer, Henry
Jacara Lyman
B: 2002-12-04
D: 2020-12-11
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Lyman, Jacara

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Rochester obituaries red roseMetropolitan Funeral Chapels provides obituaries for all individuals we serve. Our Rochester obituaries act as quiet reminders of the finite nature of our lives. Yet, for those who have recently experienced the death of a family member or friend, an obit means so much more. Obituaries can be a starting point for the difficult grieving process and tell a valuable story of the life that was lost. In this way, obits are a valuable part of healing and remembrance for families who are experiencing the loss of someone dear to them. At Metropolitan Funeral Chapels, we believe that making these death notices available online does more for the Rochester community than leaving them to be strictly found in local publications. Hosting obits on our site allows Rochester families to share them on social media and even have them be accessible for a long time after the death has occurred. In addition, we find that there is more participation in funeral services when obits are posted to our website.

 

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