Myles Williams Beach, age 37

Lost to gun violence on February 22, 2018 in Merrillville, Indiana.

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  • Nickname:
    19 9-0
    4 WD40
    2 Mak 9/0
    4 King God Son
  • Number of children:
    7 7
  • Personality:
    8 smart, gregarious, loving
    9 helpful
    7 Great, respectful and, over all a really good friend ❤
    2 Very outgoing, socialable, reliable, self sufficient reserved.
  • Occupation:
    5 self employed - lawncare service
    5 Taste Da 219 mobile food truck
  • Workplace:
    3 Entrepreneur
  • Schools attended:
    5 Horace Mann, Gary, Indiana
  • Comments:
    11 Within hours of his murder, the Hammond Times printed an article that implied he had it coming.
    8 they didn't know him...great man and provider
    4 will dearly be missed
    6 It is said that the murderer was an active government informant.
    10 I LOVE YOU MYLES TRULY MISSED (Quia)
    3 wonderful nephew❤
    5 loving son💙
    3 miss you, I'm gonna keep kids together JB
    2 He was a great, son, brother, grandson, father, cousin and best friend!! I miss my brother!
    2 He was caring, loving and had a big heart! Always helping family and friends!
    3 we will love and miss myles forever. I lost a part of me. LOve Samantha,James, Chevy
    2 ❤💙
    2 Still seem unreal I hate it that I can't talk to u or see u missing u soooo much Myles (Love U Quia)
    2 Will help all of your children and tried to support them in college.
    2 LOVE U FRIEND U WAS SUCH A GOOD PERSON CAN'T BELIEVE I'LL NEVER GET TO TALK WITH U AGAIN
    3 miss you
    2 I will always love but forever miss you💛💙💜💚❤💖
    2 Marquis and Makhiya miss u so much
    1 still loved, missed , and very dear
    1 Missing you bro more than you will ever know...your sis Daria...Love you always and forever!!
    2 I mis u Myah I made the comment with the hearts ♥️
    2 I miss u daddy💖❤🙌
    2 Makhiya^^^
    3 💔
    2 he been a good dude since tolleston
    2 Missing my brother something crazy. Learning to live without is hard. Love you your sis Daria
    2 We will get justice for you. Auntie Barbara
    3 miss you aunt Carolyn
    2 Myles Mattered!
    2 The photos do not show how handsome you were and how expressive your eyes looked when you smiled.
    2 Will remember you as a child when you were my little boy, love auntie
    2 Happy Father's Day Myles
    2 love you 💘
    2 ❤💚💙
    2 This Father's Day, Myles, go to your relatives and tell them you are okay.
    1 Haply Fathers Day bro...Love your sis Daria
    2 Father's Day Myles take care of tutu
    2 love you💚💜💙
    2 still hurt😢
    1 Missing u so much and will always love u. Never forgotten Quia
    2 Mel miss you
    2 Miss you bro. Thinking about you as always. Love your sis Daria😘😘
    2 Overall Myles was a great person loving cousin and always knew how too make us laugh
    2 As our birthday comes up Myles...I will celebrate you...Love you always your sis Daria
    2 happy birthday Myles love you
    2 take care of tutu for us
    2 ❤💚💜

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