May 24th, 2019 3:36 PM
When most people retire, they kick back, take cruises, and visit the grandchildren. Sally Stovall was not most people. She did, indeed, relish visiting her grandchildren, but after she retired from a career in organizational development, Sally embarked on a new, vibrant career as climate activist and community organizer.
May 21st, 2019 5:27 PM
Laura Mather, 38, formerly of Oak Park, died on May 13, 2019. Born on Oct. 9, 1980, to Nancy Recchia and the late Richard Mather in Chicago, she attended Alcuin Montessori Elementary School in River Forest and graduated from Oak Park and River Forest High School in 1998.
May 14th, 2019 3:49 PM
Thomas Kevin Hunt, 18, of Oak Park, died on May 4, 2019.
May 14th, 2019 3:48 PM
Leroy Eugene Klink, 83, of Oak Park, died peacefully on May 4, 2019. Born on Nov. 14, 1935 in Rockford, Iowa to Joseph and Bernice (Otto) Klink, he was a man of humble beginnings.
May 14th, 2019 3:47 PM
Timothy W. Perry, 30, of Oak Park, died on May 7, 2019. Born on April 6, 1989, he was an avid Chicago White Sox and Chicago Bulls fan.
May 14th, 2019 3:44 PM
Kathleen A. Puccetti (nee McDonald), 84, died on May 12, 2019. Born on Jan. 24, 1935, she earned both her bachelor's and master's degrees from Loyola University in Chicago where she also worked for many years.
May 7th, 2019 12:39 PM
Donald Jurkowski, 74, a resident of Oak Park, died peacefully on April 28, 2019. Born on Feb. 17, 1945, he was a USMC Corporal and recipient of the Purple Heart, Vietnam. He graduated with honors from Milton College in Milton, Wisconsin with a degree in Sociology and received his M.A. in Social Services Administration from the University of Chicago.
May 7th, 2019 12:37 PM
Paul Bernhard Bouman, 100, died peacefully on April 28, 2019. Born on Aug. 26, 1918, in Hamburg, Minnesota, after two years of high school in Minnesota, he entered the high school of what was then Concordia Teachers College in River Forest in 1933 and set about the vocation of becoming a Lutheran school teacher.
May 7th, 2019 12:36 PM
Jacqueline D. Leonard, 58, a longtime resident of Oak Park, died on April 30, 2019.
May 7th, 2019 12:35 PM
Krystyna Kazieczko-Kuszak, 68, of Oak Park, has died. She was the wife of Jer, who preceded her in death; the mother of Adam (Kristin) and Beth (Tom) Mannix; the grandmother of Keira, Peter, J.J. and Jimmy; the daughter of the late Ewdokia and Tadeusz; the sister of Sue and the late Irene; and the aunt of Joshua, Meredith and Annamarie.
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