John R. Baskin, age 65, died Tuesday, October 24, 2006 at
Sunnyhill Nursing Center after a lingering illness. Born in Montgomery, Alabama. He has resided in Joliet for 50 years. Retired from Olin Chemical Company.
Preceded in death by his parents; and one brother.
John is survived by his devoted wife, Myrtis Baskin; two sons, Soloman Terrell and Donovan Montel, both of Joliet; one daughter, Dolinda McDonald of Naperville; one brother, Roger (Lynette) Gates; six sisters, Cheryl Copper, Lynda Edwards, Beverly Dixon, Carol Gates, Jahazel (C.B.) Croskery and Ellen Baskin; three brothers, Roger Gates, Robert Gates and Alvin Gates; and one aunt, Mavis McClough.
Funeral Services will be Tuesday, October 31, 2006 at 6:00 PM at Holy Temple C.O.G.I.C., 16 Union St. Rev. Roger Gates officiating. Visitation Tuesday 12:00 noon at 3:00 PM at Ranger Funeral Home and 5-6 PM at the church. RANGE FUNERAL HOME
202 S. EASTERN AVE.
JOLIET, IL. 60433
Created by: Paula Berry Nelson
Record added: Oct 30, 2006
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