Darryl V. Overton
January 03, 1954 - April 17, 2017
Darryl Victario Overton was born in Chicago to the late Timothy Overton and Lolita Rohama Beverly. Darryl was the first of Lolita’s four children. Darryl lived in Chicago, IL; Los Angeles, CA; Honolulu, HI, and Pembroke, IL. As a boy, Darryl was fascinated by the military. He joined the cub scouts, sea scouts, and the ROTC. He attended Wendell Phillips High School. On his 18th birthday, he joined the US Navy because he couldn’t wait to “join the Navy and see the world.”
Darryl earned his GED while serving in the Navy. Following his tour of duty, he attended college, obtained a certificate in mechanical drafting, an associate’s degree in computer technology, and eventually, bachelor’s degree in computer science.
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