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Muriel Buchanan

October 25, 1942 April 20, 2019
Muriel Buchanan
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Obituary for Muriel Buchanan

Muriel Buchanan (Williams) was born October 25, 1942 in Chicago, IL to Basil H. and Susie E. Williams (both in which preceded her in death). Muriel completed her earthly journey Saturday April 20, 2019 in her home in Chicago, IL.
Muriel attended Medill and SchoopElementary and Graduated from Englewood High School in Chicago, IL. Muriel’s passion of raising children and caring for others started at a young age. Her passion lead to a career as behavior health worker at Little City Foundation in Palatine IL, Maryville Academy and Lawrence Hall in Chicago IL as well as a history of mentoring children from her community. In the spring of 2016 she retired from Catholic Charities Organization.
Muriel was an extremely spiritual Woman of GOD who’s spiritual journey included membership at Morgan Park Community outreach church.
Muriel was the only girl and youngest of five children her four brothers Basil H. Jr, Richard, George and Robert Williams preceded her in death. Muriel was blessed to have nine god-siblings four which preceded her in death Calvin, Harris, Ferris and Robert. She has five remaining that she loved dearly Maude, Rodney, Gwen, Willy and Pauline.
Muriel leaves to mourn her passing and cherish her memories her seven children Arline, John (Sandra), Raymond, Robert (Lisa), Andrew, Muriel Renee, and Mario (Shelia); One Niece Claudia Williams, one Nephew George Williams; twenty-three grandchildren, twenty-six great grandchildren, six great-great grandchildren; five extremely close friends Maxine Henry, Earnestine Johnson, Mae Flowers, Lillie Howe and ZoniaLevy; and a host of other relatives and friends that will miss her dearly.

Friday, April 26, 2019
Time: 3:00 - 6:00pm
Brookins Funeral Home

Sunday, April 28, 2019
Time: 10:00 - 11:00am

Sunday, April 28, 2019
Time: 11:00 - 12:00pm

Brookins Funeral Home
9315 S. Ashland
Chicago, IL 60620


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