Wilmette Newspaper index

Results

We found
28
matching items
Item types:
Photographs or Death
  
Year:
1974
  
  • Obituary: J. Kenneth Laird
    Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 3 Jan 1974, p. 28     J. Kenneth Laird, 1500 Sheridan Rd., Wilmette, died Dec. 27 [1973] at Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. Mr. Laird, 70, is survived by his wife, Agnes; a son, John Lindsey; a daughter, Nancy; and a sister, Mrs. Eugene McFee of Madison, Wis. ...
    Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 3 Jan 1974, p. 28   J. Kenneth Laird, 1500 Sheridan Rd., Wilmette, died Dec. 27 [1973] at ...
  • Seabury-Western dean, Armen Jorjorian, dies
    Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 3 Jan 1974, p. 28     The Very Rev. Armen D. Jorjorian, president and dean of Seabury-Western Theological Seminary in Evanston, died Dec. 30 at his home, 625 Garrett Pl. He was 54. Dean Jorjorian was born on March 7, 1919, in Chicago. He grew up in Wilmette, where he and his family were active memebers ...
    Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 3 Jan 1974, p. 28   The Very Rev. Armen D. Jorjorian, president and dean of Seabury-Western Theological ...
  • Obituary: Dr. Lowell Snorf
    Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 10 Jan 1974, p. 40     Dr. Lowell Snorf, 82, of 717 Elmwood Av., died Dec. 31 in McGaw Infirmary of the Presbyterian Home, Evanston. Born in Verona, Ohio. He is survived by his wife, Marcellene, sons Lowell of Wilmette and Dr. Charles of Carmel, Cal., daughters Virginia Foltz of Winnetka and Marcellene Wilson of Dallas, ...
    Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 10 Jan 1974, p. 40   Dr. Lowell Snorf, 82, of 717 Elmwood Av., died Dec. 31 in ...
  • Baker, former school custodian, dies
    Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 17 Jan 1974, p. 40     Jacob Jake Baker, 86,died Jan. 7 in his home at 538 Melrose Ave. Baker was born July 30, 1886 in a farm house on lakeside property owned by Kenilworth founder, Joseph Sears. Survivors include sons Russell and Marvin of Northbrook, a daughter, Mrs. Dorothy Meier of Morton Grove, six grandchildren ...
    Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 17 Jan 1974, p. 40   Jacob Jake Baker, 86,died Jan. 7 in his home at 538 Melrose ...
  • Paul W. Brandel appointed Salvation Army drive head
    Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 31 Jan 1974, p. 40     Paul W. Brandel of Wilmette has been appointed chairman of the charitable foundations division of the Salvation Army's Comprehensive Capital Campaign. The Chicago born business executive, attorney, philanthropist will be responsible for raising $2.5 million from area and national private and corporate foundations. ...
    Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 31 Jan 1974, p. 40   Paul W. Brandel of Wilmette has been appointed chairman of the charitable ...
  • Viola [nee Shearer] Wells dies, wife of NU veep
    Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 9 May 1974, p. 40     Viola Shearer Wells, wife of Harry I. Wells, vice president emeritus of Northwestern University, 83, died May 6 in Evanston Hospital. She lived at 1508 Hinman Av. She was married in 1915. Mrs. Wells is survived also by a daughter, Virginia Craig of Winnetka; three sons, David H. and Richard ...
    Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 9 May 1974, p. 40   Viola Shearer Wells, wife of Harry I. Wells, vice president emeritus of ...
  • In honor Allan E. Bulley, Sr.
    Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 9 May 1974, p. 40     The Builders Association of Chicago has honored Allan E. Bulley, Sr. of Wilmette who died April 15. Mr. Bulley was the President and Chairman of the Board of Bulley and Andrews contractors. ...
    Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 9 May 1974, p. 40   The Builders Association of Chicago has honored Allan E. Bulley, Sr. of ...
  • Lost dog found--but not returned
    Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 16 May 1974, p. 40     Mrs. Francis S. Wilson of 70 Locust Road in Winnetka wrote a letter to the paper complaining that an anonymous caller had found her lost dog, Schnopsie, but was unwilling to return the dog. Winnetka Police Capt. Arthur Braun reminded readers that withholding identifiable property from its owner is a ...
    Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 16 May 1974, p. 40   Mrs. Francis S. Wilson of 70 Locust Road in Winnetka wrote a ...
  • Prominent area architect, John [Elliott] Starrett dies
    Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 13 Jun 1974, p. 40     John Elliott Starrett of 1630 Sheridan Rd. in Wilmette died June 4 in Evanston Hospital. Mr. Starrett, 67, was a former president of the Village of Kenilworth. Born in Kenilworth, Mr. Starrett served on the village board of trustees from 1955-64 and was board president 1960-64. Mr. Starrett is survived ...
    Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 13 Jun 1974, p. 40   John Elliott Starrett of 1630 Sheridan Rd. in Wilmette died June 4 ...
  • Blum again to serve YMJC
    Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 20 Jun 1974, p. 40     Melvin A. Blum, 227 Greenleaf, Wilmete, has been e-elected vice-president of the Young Men's Jewish Council (YMJC) ...
    Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 20 Jun 1974, p. 40   Melvin A. Blum, 227 Greenleaf, Wilmete, has been e-elected vice-president of the ...
  • Father [Edward J.] Vattmann was Teddy's friend [editorial]
    Kay Schultz, Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 27 Jun 1974, p. 38     Teddy [Theodore] Roosevelt visited Wilmette several times, disembarking at that the now preserved Wilmette train depot. Esther A. Hoffman, a life-long resident of the village, related some of her memories about Roosevelt's visit. Miss Hoffman was a child then but remembers vividly those visits by the late President. The ...
    Kay Schultz, Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 27 Jun 1974, p. 38   Teddy [Theodore] Roosevelt visited Wilmette several times, disembarking at that the now ...
  • Student abroad leaves impression
    Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 11 Jul 1974, p. 40     Linda Wallenerg, 3319 Simpson St., Evanston, is a student at the University of Uppsala in Sweden. Her father is owner of Suburban Electronics Co., in Wilmette. Photograph Linda Wallenberg with King Carl Gustav XVI of Sweden in Uppsala, Sweden...
    Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 11 Jul 1974, p. 40   Linda Wallenerg, 3319 Simpson St., Evanston, is a student at the University ...
  • Kanatzer resigns position with local Plan Commission
    Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 18 Jul 1974, p. 40     Jack Kanatzer of 230 17th St., a member of the Wilmette Plan Commission since 1892, submitted his resignation to the Village President Warren Burmeister citing press of business. ...
    Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 18 Jul 1974, p. 40   Jack Kanatzer of 230 17th St., a member of the Wilmette Plan ...
  • Renowned educator-author and language authority dies [Mary Florence Steiner]
    Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 25 Jul 1974, p. 40     Mary Florence Steiner, 49, died July 21 in Evanston Hospital. Dr. Steiner lived at 527 Washington Av. in Wilmette. She is survived by her husband, Grundy Steiner, associate professor of classics at Northwestern; a son, Frederick William of Ann Arbor, Mich.; and two daughters, Theresa Ann Sisk of Clifton Heights, ...
    Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 25 Jul 1974, p. 40   Mary Florence Steiner, 49, died July 21 in Evanston Hospital. Dr. Steiner ...
  • Former Kenilworth man heads leprosy aid group
    Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 1 Aug 1974, p. 40     The Rev. Roger K. Ackley, formerly a Kenilworth resident and specialist in international refugee resettlement work, has been elected president of the American Leprosy Mission, New York, N.Y. He was born in Schenectady, N.Y. Photograph Rev. Roger K. Ackley...
    Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 1 Aug 1974, p. 40   The Rev. Roger K. Ackley, formerly a Kenilworth resident and specialist in ...
  • Obituary: Jean Stirling Gregory
    Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 8 Aug 1974, p. 40     Jean Stirling Gregory died Aug. 1 in Evanston hospital. She was 83. She was the widow of Steven S. Gregory. Mrs. Gregory is survived by three married daughters, Janet G. Kahler of Los Angeles, Cal., Ann Merrill of Libertyville, and Dorothy Kahler of Manistique, Mich. and seven grandchildren. ...
    Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 8 Aug 1974, p. 40   Jean Stirling Gregory died Aug. 1 in Evanston hospital. She was 83. ...
  • Obituary: Julie Ann Bianucci
    Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 15 Aug 1974, p. 40     Julie Ann Biannuci, 16, of 521 Central Av., Wilmette, died Aug. 2 in Children's Memorial Hospital, Chicago. Miss Bianucci was born in Clinton, Ill. She is survived by her parents, John and Helen Bianucci, by her grandparents, Mrs. Fanny Lazzar of Evanston and Henry Bianucci and Mrs. Helen Chapman of ...
    Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 15 Aug 1974, p. 40   Julie Ann Biannuci, 16, of 521 Central Av., Wilmette, died Aug. 2 ...
  • Popular area athlete drowns [Gene F. Bourdeaux]
    Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 22 Aug 1974, p. 79     Gene F. Bourdeaux, 14, drowned Aug. 9 in a swimming accident at Wauconda Beach, Ill. He is survived by his parents, Henry and Joan; a brother, Michael, 20; two sisters, Valarie, 18, and Linda, 16; and his grandmother, Dorothy Gower of Wilmette. ...
    Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 22 Aug 1974, p. 79   Gene F. Bourdeaux, 14, drowned Aug. 9 in a swimming accident at ...
  • Obituary: Harley L. Ward
    Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 12 Sep 1974, p. 40     Harley L. Ward, resident of Wilmette at 343 Greenleaf Av., is survived by his wife, Elizabeth Kearney; two daughters, Harline W. Hurst of San Francisco and Ellen W. Donoho of Wilmette; two grandsons, Ward and Charles Donoho; and stepsons, Lanway K. Smith of Woodland Hills, Calif. and E. Malcolm Smith ...
    Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 12 Sep 1974, p. 40   Harley L. Ward, resident of Wilmette at 343 Greenleaf Av., is survived ...
  • Obituary: Aloysius J. Bremner
    Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 12 Sep 1974, p. 40     Full digital article available at Wilmette Public Library
    Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 12 Sep 1974, p. 40   Full digital article available at Wilmette Public Library
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit