Allayha B. Darnell, 18, of Rockford, Il, died suddenly on Thursday, September 19, 2019, in Rockford. Allayha was born May 30, 2001. Allayha was born to Bruce Darnell and Sheila Foerster in Rockford, IL. Allayha survived brain cancer at age 3. She graduated high school earlier this year. Allayha had an infectious smile and hugs for everyone. She is loved and will be sorely missed by her family.
She is survived by her mother, Sheila and father, Bruce; sister, Dari; nephew, Derek; grandparents, Ed and Sue Foerster; aunts and uncles, Sue (Rick) Snap, Ed (Joanne) Foerster, Mike (Lynn) Foerster, Ralph (Laurel) Quatrano, Sharon (Randy) Martin, Dave (Ali) Foerster; and numerous cousins.
A visitation will be from 2:00 to 3:30 p.m. with a funeral ceremony starting at 3:30 p.m. with Rev. Frank Ciprys officiating on Wednesday, October 2, 2019 in Honquest Family Funeral Home with Crematory-Mulford Chapel, 4311 N. Mulford Road, Loves Park. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made out to the family for a fund to be established at a later date.