December 18th, 2018 12:52 PM
Willie Brown Jr., 80, of Oak Park, died on Dec. 11, 2018. Born on March 10, 1938, he was a U.S. Army veteran.
December 18th, 2018 12:49 PM
William Lee DiVito, 67, of Tucson, died suddenly at his home on Dec. 3, 2018 doing what he loved: working out.
December 18th, 2018 12:47 PM
Wilma Elizabeth Shartzer, 93, of Oak Park, formerly of Bloomington, died in her sleep on Dec. 8, 2018.
December 11th, 2018 2:01 PM
Family members and musicians paid tribute to West Side bluesman Eddie C. Campbell, at a memorial service held Dec. 8 at New Progressive St. James Missionary Baptist Church.
December 11th, 2018 12:45 PM
Dr. Sidney J. Blair, 94, a resident of Oak Park for 57 years, died peacefully, surrounded by loved ones, at Wellington Terrace in West Chester Pennsylvania on Nov. 24, 2018. Born on Dec. 15, 1923 in Chicago to the late Kate and Harry Blair, he attended Sullivan High School and graduated from Washington University in St. Louis.
December 11th, 2018 12:43 PM
Bette K. Jordan, 98, died on Dec. 2, 2018 at her River Forest home. She grew up in Oak Park and later moved to River Forest where she raised her family.
December 11th, 2018 12:42 PM
Florence Brannon, 98, of Oak Park, died on Dec. 9, 2018. Born to James and Mary O'Neil in Ludlow, Massachusetts, she graduated in 1941 from UMass-Amherst with a B.A. in Home Economics and was a member and officer of Chi Omega.
December 11th, 2018 12:41 PM
Mercedes E. Kozacki (nee Pasowicz), 100, of Oak Park, died on Dec. 7, 2018.
December 11th, 2018 12:40 PM
Martin Stanford Dullum, 89, of Riverside, formerly of Oak Park, died at Hines VA Hospital on Nov. 24, 2018. Born on Sept. 23, 1929 in Oak Park, he was a Korean War Army veteran and enjoyed fishing, gardening, and helping others. He was a member of the VFW and the American Legion.
December 4th, 2018 12:22 PM
Sarah Coglianese, 40, writer and award-winning goodwill ambassador, died peacefully at home surrounded by family on Nov. 12, 2018.
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