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Obituaries

News and tributes about the lives of community members who have recently died.
John W. Baird, Real Estate Developer, Dies at 98

John W. Baird, Real Estate Developer, Dies at 98

The Evanston native led Baird & Warner for decades and also advocated for open space and landmark preservation.
Le Francais Chef Jean Banchet Dies

Le Francais Chef Jean Banchet Dies

Banchet, who opened the Wheeling restaurant in 1973, was considered one of the best chefs in the country.
Charlie Trotter Autopsy Was Inconclusive

Charlie Trotter Autopsy Was Inconclusive

The medical examiner is going to conduct more tests before determining the cause of death.
Candlelight Vigil Held for Charlie Trotter at Restaurant

Candlelight Vigil Held for Charlie Trotter at Restaurant

Friends and colleagues gathered outside Trotter's shuttered Lincoln Park restaurant to pay tribute to the visionary chef, mentor and philanthropist.
What the World is Saying About Charlie Trotter

What the World is Saying About Charlie Trotter

Chicago Chef Charlie Trotter died Tuesday. He was 54.
Chef Charlie Trotter Found Dead at Home

Chef Charlie Trotter Found Dead at Home

Trotter closed his Lincoln Park restaurant last year after 25 years. He was a pioneer and fixture in the Chicago gourmet food scene.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's Great-Granddaughter, North Shore Resident Dies

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's Great-Granddaughter, North Shore Resident Dies

Anne Longfellow Dickinson, who was modest about her famous ancestor, was 94. She had lived in Lake Forest for more than 60 years.
Sopranos Star James Gandolfini Dead at 51

Sopranos Star James Gandolfini Dead at 51

Chicago has always loved a good Mob story, and fictional mob boss Tony Soprano was one of our favorite wise guys. We’re Patching you through to Westwood-Hillsdale Patch in New Jersey for t

Founding Member of The Doors, Saint Rita Grad Ray Manzarek Has Died

The Chicago native was the keyboardist for the legendary 1960s band.
In Memoriam: Wicker Park, North Side Obituaries

In Memoriam: Wicker Park, North Side Obituaries

In Memoriam: Wicker Park and North Side Obituaries
In Memoriam: Bucktown and Wicker Park Obituaries

In Memoriam: Bucktown and Wicker Park Obituaries

The following is a list of obituaries posted by funeral homes in November.
In Memoriam: Wicker Park, Area Obituaries

In Memoriam: Wicker Park, Area Obituaries

The following is a list of obituaries posted by funeral homes in the neighborhood and the North Side in October and November.
In Memoriam: Bucktown and Wicker Park Obituaries

In Memoriam: Bucktown and Wicker Park Obituaries

The following is a list of obituaries posted by funeral homes in the neighborhood and the North Side in October.
In Memoriam: Bucktown and Wicker Park Obituaries

In Memoriam: Bucktown and Wicker Park Obituaries

The following is a list of obituaries posted by funeral homes on the North Side in October.
In Memoriam: Bucktown and Wicker Park Obituaries

In Memoriam: Bucktown and Wicker Park Obituaries

The following is a list of obituaries posted by funeral homes in Bucktown and Wicker Park in October.
In Memoriam: Wicker Park and North Side Obits

In Memoriam: Wicker Park and North Side Obits

The following is a list of obituaries posted by funeral homes in Wicker Park and throughout the North Side.