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Obituaries

News and tributes about the lives of community members who have recently died.
Drowning Victim’s Father: She Slipped off the Rocks After Run

Drowning Victim’s Father: She Slipped off the Rocks After Run

A visitation for 32-year-old Rebecca Long of Lake Forest will be held Friday and a service on Saturday.
Obituary: Peter William Hanes, 85

Obituary: Peter William Hanes, 85

A memorial service will be held May 24.
North Shore’s Harold Ramis Dies

North Shore’s Harold Ramis Dies

The filmmaker and actor with hits like ‘Ghostbusters’ and ‘Groundhog Day’ worked from Highland Park after leaving L.A. nearly 20 years ago.
Libertyville Man Dies While Snorkeling in Caymans

Libertyville Man Dies While Snorkeling in Caymans

He started having trouble while in the water and lost consciousness, ABC News reports.
Pete Seeger Dies at 94

Pete Seeger Dies at 94

Folk musician Pete Seeger dead at 94.
Dora A. Betancourt Enjoyed Sports, Art and Being Outdoors

Dora A. Betancourt Enjoyed Sports, Art and Being Outdoors

Services have been scheduled for Dora A. Betancourt.
Obituary: Betty Lou Hess

Obituary: Betty Lou Hess

Services have been scheduled for Betty Lou Hess.
John William Vanhoozer Served as Hospital Corpsman in Navy

John William Vanhoozer Served as Hospital Corpsman in Navy

Services will be held Jan. 21 for John William Vanhoozer of Libertyville.
Daniel Ivan Pittenger was 'Walking Encyclopedia' Who Loved Fishing, Traveling

Daniel Ivan Pittenger was 'Walking Encyclopedia' Who Loved Fishing, Traveling

Services have been scheduled for Daniel Ivan Pittenger.
Mary Lynn Hale was Avid Gardener, Accomplished Artist

Mary Lynn Hale was Avid Gardener, Accomplished Artist

Services have been scheduled for Mary Lynn Hale.
Obituary: Marguerite DeZurik

Obituary: Marguerite DeZurik

Marguerite DeZurik was born in Gurnee.
Barbara M. Armstrong Loved Reading, Volunteering

Barbara M. Armstrong Loved Reading, Volunteering

Services have been scheduled for Barbara M. Armstrong.
Joann E. Nozicka was Avid Reader, Writer

Joann E. Nozicka was Avid Reader, Writer

Services have been scheduled for Joann E. Nozicka of Grayslake.
Judy Thomas Moriarty Taught in Libertyville District 70 for 30 Years

Judy Thomas Moriarty Taught in Libertyville District 70 for 30 Years

Services have been scheduled for Judy Thomas Moriarty.
John P.

John P. "Jack" Lichter was World War II Veteran, Local Business Owner

Services will be held Jan. 1-2 for John P. "Jack" Lichter.
Michael Moravectz was Army Veteran; Enjoyed Fishing, Stamp Collecting

Michael Moravectz was Army Veteran; Enjoyed Fishing, Stamp Collecting

Services will be held Dec. 30-31 for Michael Moravectz.
Obituary: Barbara Jean Peterson

Obituary: Barbara Jean Peterson

Services will be held Dec. 29-30 for Barbara Jean Peterson.
Obituary: Jerome E. Quilty

Obituary: Jerome E. Quilty

Services will be held Dec. 29-30 for Jerome E. Quilty.
Obituary: Anne Ostrand Stroll

Obituary: Anne Ostrand Stroll

A memorial celebration will be held in January for Anne Stroll of Libertyville.
Leslie “Les” LaMagdeleine was WWII Veteran, Served with 'Screaming Eagles'

Leslie “Les” LaMagdeleine was WWII Veteran, Served with 'Screaming Eagles'

Services have been scheduled for Leslie “Les” LaMagdeleine.