Chicago Obituaries

Chicago Obituaries

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  • Thursday | via Northwest Herald 

    Chicoine, Emily Marie

    Emily Marie Chicoine Born: March 27, 2000; in Barrington, IL Died: July 25, 2016; in Chicago, IL Emily Marie Chicoine, 16, of Marengo, passed away Monday, July 25, 2016 in Chicago. Born March 27, 2000 in Barrington; she was the daughter of Christopher P. and Angela M. Chicoine.


  • Wednesday Jul 27 | via Chicago Reader 

    Remembering William Gaines, the journalist obsessed ...

    When reporters fool you because you assumed they were being honest, did you give those reporters too much credit or too little? After William Gaines, who won two Pulitzer Prizes for his investigative journalism at the Tribune , retired from the paper in 2001 to teach journalism at the University of Illinois, he led his students in the unraveling of his business's greatest mystery: who was the Watergate scandal's Deep Throat? In 2003 Gaines's class announced its conclusion: Deep Throat had been a White House attorney named Fred Fielding. But the class was wrong.


  • Wednesday Jul 27 | via Daily Journal/Sunday Journal 

    Walter Lenton III

    Visitation will be from 10:30 a.m. Saturday until the 11:30 a.m. funeral service at the Constant Prayer Missionary Baptist Church at 900 N. Lockwood Ave., in Chicago.


  • Tuesday Jul 26 | via Northwest Herald 

    Hrncar, Margaret

    Margaret Hrncar Born: January 17, 1936 Died: July 24, 2016 Margaret Hrncar, 80 of Woodstock, passed away Sunday, July 24, 2016 at Hearthstone Manor in Woodstock surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Chicago on January 17, 1936 to Fred and Bernice Solms.


  • Wednesday Jul 20 | via Northwest Herald 

    Streit, Edward L.

    Edward L. Streit Born: October 26, 1935 Died: July 19, 2016 Edward L. Streit, age 80, died on Tuesday, July 19th, 2016 at his home surrounded by the love of his family. Ed was born on October 26, 1935 in Chicago, the son of the late Leon and Sedella Streit.


  • Monday Jul 18 | via Sentinel 

    Ward W. Belknap

    Funeral services for Ward W. Belknap, 98, of Ceylon, Minn., will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, July 22, at United Methodist Church in Fairmont. Burial will be in Tenhassen Township Cemetery near Ceylon.


  • Monday Jul 18 | via Northwest Herald 

    Jurewicz, Catherine

    Catherine Jurewicz Born: August 21, 1951 Died: July 15, 2016 Catherine Jurewicz, age 64, of Wonder Lake, passed away Friday, July 15, 2016 at Centegra Hospital in Woodstock surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Chicago on August 21, 1951 to Henry and Helen Pollak.


  • Sunday Jul 17 | via Chicago Tribune 

    Bridgeview official: No equipment problems in death ...

    Fans line Toyota Park stadium to watch the performance on the second stage at the 1st Annual Chicago Open Air Festival. Friday, July 15th, 2016, at Toyota Park in Bridgeview.


  • Saturday Jul 16 | via Northwest Herald 

    Pagni, Patricia J.

    Patricia J. Pagni Born: June 30, 1940 Died: July 14, 2016 Patricia J. Pagni, 76, of Crystal Lake, passed away Thursday, July 14, 2016. She was born June 30, 1940 in Chicago to Edward and Juanita Dean.


  • Thursday Jul 14 | via Watauga Democrat 

    Ralph Madison Wells, Jr.

    Ralph Madison Wells, Jr. died on June 29, 2016, in Sugar Mountain, N.C., where he summered. Officially a snowbird, he lived in Bradenton, Fla.


  • Thursday Jul 14 | via Chicago Tribune 

    Woman stabbed to death in Hyde Park is identified

    A woman who prosecutors say was stabbed to death by her husband at her East Hyde Park apartment has been identified, authorities said Thursday. Shameka Heard, 33, was fatally stabbed early Tuesday at her home in the 5000 block of South East End Avenue, according to the Cook County medical examiner's office.


  • Wednesday Jul 13 | via Norwalk Reflector 

    Rose Van LooRose, who was known for being strong and...

    Rose had a kind and giving heart and a smile for everyone; she especially enjoyed being around young children. She was very strong and faithful no matter the circumstance.


  • Wednesday Jul 13 | via Chicagoist 

    This 27-Year-Old Funeral Director Could Revolutioniz...

    When Ryan Cattoni was starting out in the funeral business, his dream job wasn't legal. Eco-friendly flameless cremation, the growing industry the 27-year-old funeral director wanted to go into, didn't exist in Illinois before he started doing it.


  • Monday Jul 11 | via Bangor Daily News 


    Hollis R. Porter, 83, passed away Thursday evening July 7, 2016 at The Aroostook Medical Center in Presque Isle. He was born Dec. 2, 1932 in Masardis, the son of Avon and Alta Porter.


  • Monday Jul 11 | via CBS Local 

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  • Monday Jul 11 | via Chicago Tribune 

    Couple wonders about outing trans friend

    Dear Amy : My boyfriend and I are a gay couple. We live on a very friendly working-class suburban street and get along well with all the neighbors, all of whom know that we are a couple.


  • Sunday Jul 10 | via Northwest Herald 

    Sincere, Susan M.

    Susan M. Sincere Born: September 6, 1940; in Chicago, IL Died: July 8, 2016; in Woodstock, IL Susan M. Sincere, 75, of Woodstock formerly of Palatine died Friday, July 8, 2016, at JourneyCare Hospice Inpatient Unit in Woodstock. She was born in Chicago on September 6, 1940 to Raymond and Genevieve Carroll.


  • Saturday Jul 9 | via Daily Journal/Sunday Journal 

    Paula Hakim

    She was born Sept. 5, 1932 in Switzerland. She and her husband came to the United States in the 1950s, living first in Miami, Fla., and then moving to Kankakee.


  • Wednesday Jul 6 | via Chicago Tribune 

    Firefighter dies month after Far North Side hit-and-run

    Firefighter Lorenzo Douglas, 43, died Tuesday, almost a month after he was critically injured when a hit-and-run driver struck him as he stood near his parked car in the Rogers Park neighborhood, authorities said Wednesday, July 6, 2016. Firefighter Lorenzo Douglas, 43, died Tuesday, almost a month after he was critically injured when a hit-and-run driver struck him as he stood near his parked car in the Rogers Park neighborhood, authorities said Wednesday, July 6, 2016.


  • Jun 26, 2013 | via Lakeland Times 


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