Earl  Banks obituary

Earl Banks Obituary

Chicago, Illinois, United States

September 03, 1948 - February 09, 2024

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Earl  Banks obituary

Earl Banks Obituary

Sep 03, 1948 - Feb 09, 2024

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Remembering Our Beloved

We are gathered here today to remember and celebrate the life of Earl Banks. Earl, born on September 3, 1948, in the lively city of Chicago, brought joy and laughter to all those who knew him.

Earl was the son of the late Carl and Earleen Banks, both of whom he adored endlessly. He grew up in a home filled with love, which he carried with him throughout his entire life.

As a devoted husband and a caring father, Earl leaves behind a beautiful legacy. He and his loving wife raised four incredible children: Quincey, Sylvester, Jessica, and Jacquile. Earl cherished his role as a father and found tremendous pride in witnessing his children's successes and growth.

In addition to being a dedicated father, Earl was a doting grandfather to six precious grandchildren. He always had a smile on his face when spending time with them, creating joyful memories that will be cherished by the family for generations to come.

Earl's warm heart and zest for life were evident in every aspect of his being. His contagious laughter could light up a room, and his positive outlook on life was truly infectious.

Earl's passion for adventure took him on many journeys throughout his life. From road trips across the country to spontaneous outings with friends, he embraced every opportunity to create lasting memories and explore new horizons.

The Chicago sports scene owes a debt of gratitude to Earl for his unwavering support. Whether it was cheering on the Cubs, Bulls, or Bears, he was a loyal fan until the very end. You could always find him passionately discussing the latest game or sharing his favorite sports anecdotes.

Earl had a heart filled with compassion, empathy, and kindness. He was quick to lend a helping hand, offering support and a listening ear to anyone in need. Earl's presence in our lives was truly a gift, and he will be deeply missed by all who had the honor of knowing him.

Earl's journey may have come to an end on February 9, 2024, due to Cardiac Arrest, but his spirit will live on forever in the hearts of those who loved him.

In lieu of flowers, the family kindly requests donations be made to the American Heart Association in honor of Earl's memory.

Rest in peace, dear Earl. May your laughter resonate through the heavens, and may your soul find eternal happiness. You will forever be remembered with great love and admiration.

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Funeral Details:
10:30 A.M. - 12 P.M.
February 11, 2024
New Life Holiness Church, 5440 W Gladys Ave, Chicago, IL
Burial Details:
12:30 P.M. - 1 P.M.
February 11, 2024
Woodlawn Funeral Home & Memorial Park, 7750 W Cermak Road, Forest Park, IL



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