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, Dec 11-23: 

Timothy Quirk, 51; Tyrece Stornes, 26; Rolando Leon, 28; Demario Bailey, 15; Torrance Bell, 23; Shamar Thompson, 18; Tyrone Johnson, 30; Matthew Dowdell, 42; Donatello Herrera, 35; Jose Hernandez, 17; Drequan Archie, 20; Yvonne Augustus, 47; Johnny Coria, 19; Miguel Haro, 44; Ricardo Ruvalcaba, 18; Youman McKenzie, 23; Hakizamana Scott, 38; Trevon Williams, 20; Abraham Cooper, 19; Glenn Houston Jr., 23.

Please keep their families and others touched by violence in your thoughts and prayers — including the perpetrators, whose violent acts impact their lives as well. 

 Submitted each week by Elizabeth Scanlon of the Unity Temple Unitarian/Universalist congregation where the names are read aloud at Sunday services.

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