Amaige Malik Shakur-Merritt

November 12, 1998 ~ December 31, 2021 (age 23)

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Amaige Malik Shakur-Merritt was born in Chester, Pennsylvania on November 12, 1998, to Latasha Merrit and Abdul-Malik Shakur. He was the only boy with 5 sisters who he loved. His family was very important to him, and he always made sure they had everything they needed, he was their protector. He had calm demeanor and soft spoken as a child he was passionate about playing football and his team received many awards, he exceptionally loved playing video games. Graduated from Chester High School 2019. As he got older, he like to travel with his friends. 

He is preceded in death by his brothers Lamar and Lamir Merritt, Uncle Mustafa Merritt, and grandfather Abuwi Shakur 

We remember you with Love: 

Mother Latasha Merritt 

Father Abdul-Malik Shakur 

Grand Parents Brenda Merritt Cory Don & Najah Shakur-El 

Sisters Lamara Butler, Lamira Butler, Chanel Majid, Shanel Majid and Bria Majid 

Aunts Cyetta Williams, Jamilah Abdullah, Storm Abdullah & Nisaa Shakur 

Uncles Cory Don Merritt, Cory Leon Riley, Brahim First, Yusef Shakur & Khalid Shakur 

With a host of cousins and friends 

Special friend Lanasiah Cunningham 

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24 Hour Viewing
January 14, 2022

9:00 AM
St Lukes Church
320 Tilghman st
Chester, PA 19013

Funeral Service
January 14, 2022

11:00 AM
St Lukes Church
320 Tilghman st
Chester, PA 19013

Video is available for this event

January 14, 2022

12:00 PM
Haven Memorial Cemetery
2500 Concord Rd
Chester, PA 19013

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