Funeral Home Owner Offers to ‘Donate’ Vacant Property to Village, Which Declines

Friday, September 8, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews  

Featured image: Corbin Colonial Funeral Chapel in Maywood, which has been closed for roughly a decade.

During a Sept. 5 regular board meeting, Maywood Mayor Edwenna Perkins said that she recently got a call from the owner of the abandoned Corbin Colonial Funeral Chapel, located at 1001 Madison St. in Maywood. He had an offer.

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Maywood Mayor Formally Launches Re-election Bid In Front of Shuttered Funeral Home

Maywood Mayor Edwenna Perkins announces that she’ll run for another term in the April 4, 2017 election during a gathering on Nov. 5. | Michael Romain  Saturday, November 5, 2016 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews Maywood Mayor Edwenna Perkins formally launched her reelection bid during a brief gathering on Saturday in front of the abandoned Corbin Colonial Funeral Chapel, located at 1001 Madison St. The … Continue reading Maywood Mayor Formally Launches Re-election Bid In Front of Shuttered Funeral Home

Funeral Notice: James K. Graham [Updated: 10/27/15]

Monday, October 26, 2015 || By COMMUNITY EDITOR || Updated: 2:52 PM || 10/27/15 The viewing for James “Kenny” Graham will take place at Corbin Colonial Funeral Chapel, 5345 W. Madison St., Chicago, on Friday, Oct. 30, 2015, from 3 PM to 9 PM. The wake and funeral will be held on Saturday, Oct. 31, 2015, at Second Baptist Church, 436 S. 13th Ave., Maywood, from 10 … Continue reading Funeral Notice: James K. Graham [Updated: 10/27/15]