Ms. Mary Denise Gill

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Mary Denise Bradley-Gill aka "Ms. Mary", was born on April 4, 1957 in Chicago. She departed this life on Friday, August 27, 2021 and joins her only son Brian Gill, her mother Diane Philips, her father WJ Philips, her oldest brother Larry Bradley and a host of other family members.

Mary was a resident of Chicago Illinois. Ms. Mary worked with the youth in Chicago from1991 through 2007 as an organizer with the Marigold Bowling Youth Division which ranged from ages Pre-School through High School. Her love of Bowling began when she was a teenager. She was a mentor to many of the young people at Marigold Bowl. Mary attended God First Church and Ministries for many years under the leadership of Dr. Mildred C. Harris. Ms. Mary worked diligently on the church's Chicago-Faith Based Community Breakfast Annually. She took great pride in making sure the Senior Citizens in her local neighborhood were taken care of and had all the necessary resources needed or available to them.

Mary is survived by her Sister Sharon Mays, three brothers Fred Christian Jr., Otis Philips and Willie Philips aka Buster, several nieces, nephews and a host of relatives and friends who will miss her dearly.

Due to Covid-19, a Memorial Service will be held at a later date. There will be a balloon launching on Saturday, September 11th for a small group of family and close friends. Those We Love Don't Go Away. They Walk Beside Us Everyday.