Chicago Obituaries

Chicago Obituaries

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  • Friday | via Chicago Tribune 

    A band of nuns, one 'crazy' Christmas party and the ...

    Sister Stephanie Baliga, of the Mission of Our Lady of the Angels, stands in a roomful of Christmas presents Dec. 7, 2018, awaiting volunteers to load them into a truck for a Christmas party for the needy. Sister Stephanie Baliga, of the Mission of Our Lady of the Angels, stands in a roomful of Christmas presents Dec. 7, 2018, awaiting volunteers to load them into a truck for a Christmas party for the needy.

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  • Thursday Dec 6 | via Chicago Tribune 

    Little Village apartment building where fire led to ...

    Ten children died after an extra-alarm fire tore through a residential building early on the morning of Aug. 26, 2018, in Chicago's Little Village neighborhood. The Little Village apartment where 10 children were sleeping when a deadly fire broke out earlier this year is likely to be demolished, according to an attorney for the landlord.

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  • Thursday Dec 6 | via WSJM-AM Saint Joseph 

    Joan Marie (Prisco) Giannetti

    Joan Marie Giannetti nee Prisco age 58, of Watervliet, MI, formerly of Chicago Heights, IL, passed away peacefully December 1, 2018 at home surrounded by her loving family. Joni was a loving wife and homemaker, married for 30 years to her husband Glen.

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  • Wednesday Dec 5 | via Grosse Pointe News Online 

    Charles Frederick DaasFree Access

    A 1983 graduate of Grosse Pointe South High School, Charles earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Michigan and a Master of Arts degree in urban planning from the University of Illinois, Chicago.

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  • Tuesday Dec 4 | via Chicago Tribune 

    18 (or so) people who inspired me to seek empathy, h...

    A perk of this gig is the chance to talk with people about the topics they hold dear - hopes they're chasing, loved ones they've lost, change they're creating. Here's a look back at 18 conversations that inspired me to look at life through a lens trained on empathy, hope and justice this year.

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  • Sunday Dec 2 | via Chicago Tribune 

    60 years later, family, survivors still ache for tho...

    Mourners attend a ceremony Sunday, Dec. 2, 2018 at Queen of Heaven Cemetery in Hillside to remember the 92 students and three sisters killed in December 1958 during a fire at Our Lady of the Angels School. Some six decades ago, with the devastation and loss of the Our Lady of Angels fire still fresh, the Royal Airs marching drum and bugle corps gathered at a grassy patch of Queen of Heaven Cemetery to play for the dead.

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  • Sunday Dec 2 | via Chicago Sun-Times 

    19 shot - 3 fatally - since Friday evening Sun-Times...

    Chicago police investigate the scene where a man was shot Sunday morning in the 12200 block of South Ada Avenue. Two of the homicides happened early Sunday and included a man shot dead while he sat in a parked vehicle in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side.

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  • Saturday Dec 1 | via FireHouse.com 

    60 Years Later: Our Lady of the Angels School Fire

    It was a cold afternoon in Chicago on Monday, Dec. 1, 1958. It was about 20 minutes before the end of classes at Our Lady of the Angels School on the city's West Side.

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  • Saturday Dec 1 | via Hyperallergic 

    Revisiting the Provocative AIDS Art of Robert Blanchon

    The artist's aim was to "elevate the physiological aspects of HIV to a level of reality that represents the pain, loss, and massive suffering caused by this plague." Imagine yourself in New York circa 1993.

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  • Saturday Dec 1 | via Northwest Herald 

    Kacer, Patricia Ann

    Patricia Ann Kacer Born: December 13, 1948 Died: November 29, 2018 Patricia Ann Kacer, 69, Village of Lakewood, passed away Thursday morning, November 29, 2018. She was born to Lawrence and Eleanor Murtaugh on December 13, 1948, in Chicago.

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  • Thursday Nov 29 | via The Marion Star 

    Patterson, Jeffrey C.

    Jeffrey C. Patterson Marion - Jeffrey C. Patterson, age 60, passed away on Thursday, November 8, 2018, at the O.S.U. Wexner Medical Center. Jeff was born on September 5, 1958, in Marion, OH, to Gary Patterson and Janice Patterson.

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  • Saturday Nov 24 | via Chicago Tribune 

    Funeral services set for doctor, pharmacy student ki...

    Four crosses set up to remember two of the victims of the shooting deaths at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center in Chicago. Four crosses set up to remember two of the victims of the shooting deaths at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center in Chicago.

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  • Friday Nov 23 | via The Daily Gazette 

    Coroner IDs Buda farmer, 25, hit, killed by train

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  • Friday Nov 23 | via The Daily Gazette 

    Coroner IDs Buda farmer killed in train collision

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  • Wednesday Nov 21 | via Chicago Tribune 

    Services finalized for slain Chicago Officer Samuel ...

    Chicago police Officer Samuel Jimenez, on the force for less than two years; two hospital employees; and the gunman are dead after a shooting at Mercy Hospital in the 2500 block of South Michigan Avenue on Nov. 19, 2018, in Chicago. Funeral services have been finalized for slain Chicago police Officer Samuel Jimenez, killed Monday afternoon during an active shooter attack at Mercy Hospital & Medical Center, officials confirmed.

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  • Wednesday Nov 21 | via Daily Herald 

    Bail set at $1 million for Elk Grove man charged in ...

    An Elk Grove Village man charged with involuntary manslaughter in the death of his wife more than a month ago was ordered held Wednesday on $1 million bail. Timothy J. Zondlo, 53, of the 900 block of Huntington Drive, was arrested by Elk Grove police Tuesday -- the culmination of weeks of investigation and interviews following the Oct. 8 death of 46-year-old Karyn M. Zondlo.

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  • Wednesday Nov 21 | via The Republican 

    Hospital gunman fired at least 30 times before killi...

    Glenda O'Neal, mother of of Dr. Tamara O'Neal, shows a photo of her family at their home in LaPorte, Ind., Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018. Dr. Tamara was one of the three people fatally shot Monday at Mercy Hospital, a Chicago hospital.

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  • Tuesday Nov 20 | via The Intelligencer 

    Dixie Kramer

    She was born June 11, 1943, in Moundsville, WV, a daughter of the late Burnell Wells, Sr. and Betty Lee Tucker Wells. She is survived by her husband of 56 years, Robert Kramer of Middlebourne, WV; son, Robert Curtis Kramer, Jr. of Heath, OH; daughter, Tara Lee Templeton of Middlebourne, WV; and grand children, Tyler Kramer, Courtney Bode and Vanessa, Lauren and Briann Templeton.

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  • Tuesday Nov 20 | via Daily Times 

    A demand for a ring, an eruption of gunfire and 4 dead

    Thank you for Reading! On your next view you will be asked to log in or create an account to continue reading. Photo from video of a worker hanging purple and black bunting outside Chicago Police District 2 Wentworth headquarters in Chicago, Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018, in memory of slain Chicago Police Officer Samuel Jimenez.

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  • Tuesday Nov 20 | via Daily Globe 

    Kathleen D. Tadlock

    It is with profound sadness that the family of Kathleen D. Tadlock, announces her unforeseen passing on Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018, at Grays Harbor Community Hospital in Aberdeen. Kathleen was a 1978 graduate of A.D. Johnston High School, Bessemer , Mich., where she participated in Speedgirl basketball, volleyball, track and the school's rifle team.

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