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NEWS PLANNING ADVISORY
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Stephanie Gadlin
March 20, 2017 Office: (773) 779-2400
Cell: (202) 340-6327
Funeral Arrangements for Carolyn A. Rush
CHICAGO – This advisory serves to update information regarding the funeral services for Mrs. Carolyn A. Rush, wife of U.S. Representative Bobby L. Rush.
Mrs. Rush, 67, died of congestive heart failure on Monday, March 13, 2017 at the University of Chicago Hospital. She will be eulogized by Presiding Bishop Charles E. Blake, Sr., of the Church of God in Christ (COGIC) of Los Angeles, California. Other dignities are expected to provide reflections during the 11:00 a.m. service to be held this Saturday, March 25th at Freedom Temple COGIC, 1459 W. 74th Street, in Chicago.
There will be limited space for media wishing to cover the services. Please contact Stephanie Gadlin for access and/or additional logistical details.
Friday, March 24, 2017
Community Visitation/Lain In State
6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m,
A.R. Leak & Sons Funeral Home
7838 S. Cottage Grove, Chicago
Saturday, March 25, 2017
Formal Wake & Family Visitation
10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Freedom Temple COGIC
1459 W. 74th Street, Chicago
Program & Homegoing Celebration
11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.*
Internment & Funeral Processional
Immediately Following Services
Oak Wood Cemetery
1035 E. 67th Street, Chicago
Stephanie A. Gadlin
Office of U.S. Rep. Bobby L. Rush
1st Congressional District of Illinois
11750 S. Western Avenue
Chicago, IL 60643
District Phone: 773-779-2400
District Fax: 773-779-2401
2188 Rayburn House Office Building
Washington, D.C. 20515-1301