Romaine Elkins, age 18

Lost to gun violence on June 9, 2017 in Chicago, Illinois.

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  • Nickname:
    17 ROMILLI
    9 Maine
    4 Maine Sane
  • Number of children:
  • Personality:
    21 loving
    7 smart
    3 caring
    3 Loving
    2 Funny
    2 Sweet
    3 Nice
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  • Schools attended:
    1 Metea Valley High School
  • Comments:
    3 So sad all these young kids.
    2 love you lil bro.
    2 Love you baby boy ❤️
    1 we love u never gone forget u
    1 love shorty 💯💯🤝
    2 I love u stankkkk keep restin babyy😘😘
    1 long live you bro 🙏🏾 Still can't believe dat
    1 i love u romaine💉💉💉 WATCH OVER ME SHORTY FLY HIGH
    1 rest up GBall
    1 Rip To You Stank I'll Always Remba You 💔😭
    1 Romain's World or No World!
    1 Love you romi I hope you know we all miss you❤️❤️
    1 I Love youcousin rest easy stink We miss you
    1 Luv 🖤🅱️until we 🅱️ool again🙌🏾🙌🏾
    1 i love you forever and I will never forget you. i love you!

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