Loryn ItaLee E'tienne Brown was born July 2, 2018 to Keishante Houston and Deonte Brown. She departed this life on Monday, July 1, 2019 at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana, Illinois.
Loryn was a lovable baby; she loved to dance and play fight with her brothers and cousin, Arrion. Her favorite song was "Butterfly" by Mariah Carey. Some nights we had to play her song for her to sleep. Loryn really loved her dogs, Bella and Rocky. Loryn and Rocky always fought over her mom. Loryn was a member of the Kingdom Connection Outreach Center where she was under the leadership of Apostle (Dr.) Davita Bernard.
Loryn was preceded in death by her uncle, Steven Jenkins, Jr, her cousin, Kiara Minor; her two great grandmothers, Christina Brown and Lonnie Barlow and her great auntie, Diana Jackson-Barlow.
She leaves to cherish her life, her mother and father, Keishante Houston and Deonte Brown; four brothers, Edward Duncan of Joliet, IL; King Houston of Joliet, IL, Jace Jones of Joliet, IL and Logan Brown of Joliet, IL; grandmothers, Melissa Jenkins of Joliet, IL and Sherry Barlow of Joliet, IL; a very special uncle, Vincent Johnson; a very special aunt, Janelle Rogers; her god-mother, Raven Coleman of Champaign, IL; her "You the man" grandma, Renee Steward of Champaign, IL and "Bib Mam" grandpop, Vincent Steward of Champaign, IL and a host of aunts, uncles, cousins and loved ones.