From the U.S. Dept. of Defense via

Remember with sorrow and gratitude the sacrifices by the US soldiers whose lives were lostin Operation Enduring Freedom between May 28 and June 13, 2014.

Jacob Wykstra, 21

Jason Jones, 29

Matthew Walker, 20

Justin Helton, 25 years old

Aaron Toppen, 19

Scott Studenmund, 24

Steven Stevens, 23

Terry Hume, 34

Please remember their families, including those of the five men who fell to friendly fire. May all soldiers injured in Iraq or Afghanistan receive the help they need. And remember all the civilians lost in violence around the world.

From the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office, the Chicago Police Dept., and the Chicago Breaking News Center, by way of Chicago Tribune’s RedEye, Thursday edition: 

In the city of Chicago, the following people were killed by violence during the days between May 22 and May 29  

Craig Mitchell, 21; Charles Short, 51; DeAngelo Russell, 33; Nicholas Keener, 16; McArthur Swindle, 21; David Hernandez, 25; Erik Kall, 27; Denero Appleton, 31; Donald Williams, 17; Darrien Jordan, 21; Ronald Hollimon, 18

Please keep their families and others touched by violence in your thoughts and prayers.   

The following list from the detention center is sent by the Interfaith Committee for Detained Immigrants:

Remember the 36 immigrant detainees at the McHenry County Jail as of June 10. They are from Angola, Belize, Brazil, China, Cuba, El Salvador, Guatemala, Mexico, Poland, Romania, and Sudan. May the outcomes be positive for all of the detainees and their families.           

Submitted each week by Mary Marling, Elizabeth Scanlon, and Kathleen Clark of the Unity Temple Unitarian/Universalist congregation where the names are read aloud at Sunday services.

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