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  • Obituary: Lois Yasger Elston
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 22 Dec 1977, Section Obituaries, p. 63     Lois Yasger Elston died Dec. 4 [1977] in Champaign, Ill. [Illinois] She was the wife of Todd W., whose parents live in Wilmette. They had been married [on] May 28. She is also survived by her mother, Mrs. Simon Mass of Bethal, N.Y. and a brother, Sam Yasger of Mamaroneck, ...
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 22 Dec 1977, Section Obituaries, p. 63   Lois Yasger Elston died Dec. 4 [1977] in Champaign, Ill. [Illinois] She was the wife of Todd W., whose parents live in Wilmette. They had been married [on] May 28. ...
  • Obituary: James N. Andrews
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 22 Dec 1977, Section Obituaries, p. 63     James N. Andrews, 63, of 1630 Sheridan Rd. in Wilmette died Dec. 18 [1977] in Evanston Hospital. Born in Cleveland, Mr. Andrews had lived in Kenilworth before moving to Wilmette two years ago. He is survived by his wife, Janet; a son, Douglas of Northbrook; and two grandsons, Mark and ...
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 22 Dec 1977, Section Obituaries, p. 63   James N. Andrews, 63, of 1630 Sheridan Rd. in Wilmette died Dec. 18 [1977] in Evanston Hospital. Born in Cleveland, Mr. Andrews had lived in Kenilworth before moving to Wilmette ...
  • Obituary:  Vestal Lemmon
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 5 Jan 1978, p. 65     Mr. Vestal Lemmon died December 30, 1977, photo ...
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 5 Jan 1978, p. 65   Mr. Vestal Lemmon died December 30, 1977, photo ...
  • Obituary:  Bergen Evans
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 9 Feb 1978, 27A     Bergen Evans, 73, died Feb. 4 at Highland Park Hospital. He was 73. Mr. Evans, a Northfield resident, had been ill much of the time since his retirement in 1975 from NU where he taught for 43 years. He was born in Franklin, Ohio, entered Miami University in Ohio at ...
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 9 Feb 1978, 27A   Bergen Evans, 73, died Feb. 4 at Highland Park Hospital. He was 73. Mr. Evans, a Northfield resident, had been ill much of the time since his retirement in 1975 ...
  • A $2 million spark! Home leveled, extensive property damage
    Newspaper  Stephen Tarnoff, Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 23 Mar 1978, Section Cover, 1, 25, , 27     A spark from an electric motor may have ignited nearby fuses and chemicals setting off an explosion at 1221 Cleveland St. that caused extensive damage to the surrounding area and injured several persons. Owner, George Yule and his wife Grace are facing criminal charges for illegally manufacturing fireworks in their ...
    Newspaper  Stephen Tarnoff, Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 23 Mar 1978, Section Cover, 1, 25, , 27   A spark from an electric motor may have ignited nearby fuses and chemicals setting off an explosion at 1221 Cleveland St. that caused extensive damage to the surrounding area and ...
  • Obituary:  John F. Hoffmann, Jr.
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 6 Apr 1978, p. 63     John F. Hoffmann Jr., son of a pioneer Gross Point family and former Wilmette resident, died March 29 in Tucson, Arizona. Mr. Hoffmann, 73, was a descendant of Bartholomew and Ann Veronica Hoffmann, who settled west of Ridge Rd. after leaving their home in Denn, Germany, near the city of ...
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 6 Apr 1978, p. 63   John F. Hoffmann Jr., son of a pioneer Gross Point family and former Wilmette resident, died March 29 in Tucson, Arizona. Mr. Hoffmann, 73, was a descendant of Bartholomew and ...
  • Obituary:  William O. Morris
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 6 Apr 1978, 61B, 62     Wiliam O. Morris, 96, of 112 9th St. in Wilmette died April 1 at his home. Mr. Morris is survived by two sons, Ralph W. of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., and William N. of Wilmette; three sisters, Dorothy Lochhead of Wilmette with whom he lived, Mrs. Walter R. Taft and Mrs. ...
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 6 Apr 1978, 61B, 62   Wiliam O. Morris, 96, of 112 9th St. in Wilmette died April 1 at his home. Mr. Morris is survived by two sons, Ralph W. of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., and ...
  • Friday services are set for Margaret B. Abeles
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 8 Jun 1978, 27, 63     Margaret B.[Beecher] Abeles, 76, died may 30 at Villa St. Cyril in Highland Park. She was a 36-year resident at 2525 Thornwood Av. in Wilmette before moving to Deerfield three years ago. Born in Long Beach, N.Y., Mrs. Abeles' grandfather was Henry Ward Beecher, and her great, great aunt was ...
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 8 Jun 1978, 27, 63   Margaret B.[Beecher] Abeles, 76, died may 30 at Villa St. Cyril in Highland Park. She was a 36-year resident at 2525 Thornwood Av. in Wilmette before moving to Deerfield three ...
  • Obituary:  Rev. Dr. Charles M. Crowe
    NewspaperImageText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 8 Jun 1978, Section Obituaries, p. 63     The Rev. Dr. Charles M. Crowe, 76, died May 31 [1978] in Pompano Beach, Fla. [Florida] Services and burial were conducted Monday in Dallas, Texas. The Rev. Dr. Crowe was born in San Antonio, Texas. He is survived by his wife, Lucy Avis; a son, Charles M. Jr. of Barrington; ...
    NewspaperImageText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 8 Jun 1978, Section Obituaries, p. 63   The Rev. Dr. Charles M. Crowe, 76, died May 31 [1978] in Pompano Beach, Fla. [Florida] Services and burial were conducted Monday in Dallas, Texas. The Rev. Dr. Crowe was ...
  • Friday services are set for Margaret B. Abeles [Mrs. Alfred T. Abeles (nee Margaret Beecher)]
    NewspaperImageText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 8 Jun 1978, p. 27     Continued p.63. Photograph very poor quality in microfilm.
    NewspaperImageText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 8 Jun 1978, p. 27   Continued p.63. Photograph very poor quality in microfilm.
  • Obituary:  Paul Jones
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 17 Aug 1978, 63B, 64A     Paul Jones, 77, of 1116 Locust Rd. in Wlmette, died Aug. 14 at Evanston Hospital. Mr. Jones is survived by his wife, Mary; a son, John; two daughters, Mary Ann Tucker and Claranel Jones; seven grandchildren; and one great grandchild. Entombment will be in Memorial Park Cemetery. photograph...
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 17 Aug 1978, 63B, 64A   Paul Jones, 77, of 1116 Locust Rd. in Wlmette, died Aug. 14 at Evanston Hospital. Mr. Jones is survived by his wife, Mary; a son, John; two daughters, Mary Ann ...
  • Former Police Chief Whiteside dies
    NewspaperImageTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 1 Feb 1979, 5, 10     Edwin F. Whiteside, Wilmette policeman for 31 years and chief for 19, died Monday, January 29, 1979) at Skokie Valley Community Hospital at the age of 70. Born in ATlanta, Ga. His wife, Mary, died July 24, 1978. The couple was married in 1932. His only daughter, June Vivian Harrington, ...
    NewspaperImageTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 1 Feb 1979, 5, 10   Edwin F. Whiteside, Wilmette policeman for 31 years and chief for 19, died Monday, January 29, 1979) at Skokie Valley Community Hospital at the age of 70. Born in ATlanta, ...
  • Crisis made "fill 'er up" a fetish
    Newspaper  William Hillburg, Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 22 Feb 1979, 7, 18     Gas shortages from December 1973 to April 1974 as a result of the Iranian oil embargo resulted in long lines for fuel at gasoline stations and rationing. ...
    Newspaper  William Hillburg, Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 22 Feb 1979, 7, 18   Gas shortages from December 1973 to April 1974 as a result of the Iranian oil embargo resulted in long lines for fuel at gasoline stations and rationing. ...
  • Parks superintendent, John Dandino, dies
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 22 Feb 1979, p. 7     John Dandino, 51, superintendent of parks for the Wilmette Park District, died Tuesday morning in his Deerfield home. He is survived by his wife, Louise, whom he met and married in France. He is also servived by a son, Phillippe of Skokie; a daughter, Mimi; and three grandchildren. ...
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 22 Feb 1979, p. 7   John Dandino, 51, superintendent of parks for the Wilmette Park District, died Tuesday morning in his Deerfield home. He is survived by his wife, Louise, whom he met and married ...
  • Richard Kinney, Hadley president, dies
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 22 Feb 1979, 7, 127     Richard Kinney, 55, president of the Hadley School for the Blind in Winnetka, died Feb. 19 in Evanston Hospital. Mr. Kinney was the husband of late Evelyn Kinney, a blind high school French teacher whom he had met at Hadley. She died in 1965. He was a native of East ...
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 22 Feb 1979, 7, 127   Richard Kinney, 55, president of the Hadley School for the Blind in Winnetka, died Feb. 19 in Evanston Hospital. Mr. Kinney was the husband of late Evelyn Kinney, a blind ...
  • Obituary:  Christian E. Jarchow
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 5 Jul 1979, p. 147     Christian E. Jarchow, 88, of 1616 Sheridan Rd. in Wilmette died June 27 at Evanston Hospital. Mr. Jarchow served as a Wilmette Village Trustee from 1937-41 and was elected in 1943 to the New Trier High School Board of Education, serving nine years. He was president of the New Trier ...
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 5 Jul 1979, p. 147   Christian E. Jarchow, 88, of 1616 Sheridan Rd. in Wilmette died June 27 at Evanston Hospital. Mr. Jarchow served as a Wilmette Village Trustee from 1937-41 and was elected in ...
  • Obituary:  Jeffrey Linkowski
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 5 Jul 1979, p. 146     A requiem mass was said last Thursday in St. Athanasius Church in Evanston for the 14-year-old Wilmette resident, who was struck and killed by a Chicago & North Western commuter train at the Kenilworth Av. crossing in Kenilworth on June 23 [1979]. Jeffrey is survived by his parents, Thomas and ...
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 5 Jul 1979, p. 146   A requiem mass was said last Thursday in St. Athanasius Church in Evanston for the 14-year-old Wilmette resident, who was struck and killed by a Chicago & North Western commuter ...
  • Heroic policemen
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 26 Jul 1979, p. 11     Two Wilmette policemen injured in the March 17, 1978 fireworks explosions at 1221 Cleveland St. were honored last Thursday by the International Association of Chiefs of Police. Photograph honorees Officers Thomas O'Neill and Chester Hutton, presenter Wilmette Police Chief James P. Damos and Chief Fred Stoecker...
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 26 Jul 1979, p. 11   Two Wilmette policemen injured in the March 17, 1978 fireworks explosions at 1221 Cleveland St. were honored last Thursday by the International Association of Chiefs of Police. Photograph honorees Officers ...
  • Obituary:  Michael Rebarchak
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 16 Aug 1979, p. 129     Loyola Academy in Wilmette has established the "Mike Rebarchak Fund" to honor the memory of 1979 graduate Mike Rebarchak, who drowned in Lake Michigan on July 17. The award was the suggestion of Mike's parents, Thomas and Faye Rebarchak of Wilmette. photograph...
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 16 Aug 1979, p. 129   Loyola Academy in Wilmette has established the "Mike Rebarchak Fund" to honor the memory of 1979 graduate Mike Rebarchak, who drowned in Lake Michigan on July 17. The award was ...
  • Obituary:  Samuel Gaffin
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 6 Sep 1979, p. 119     Sam Gaffin, 64, died Aug. 24 in Evanston Hospital. Mr. Gaffin lived at 1028 Hull Ter., Evanston. Mr. Gaffin was co-owner and co-director of Harand Theater Arts Camp in Elkhart Lake, Wis., with his sister-in-law, Sulie Harand Friedman and her husband, Byron Friedman of Evanston. His wife is Pearl Harand ...
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 6 Sep 1979, p. 119   Sam Gaffin, 64, died Aug. 24 in Evanston Hospital. Mr. Gaffin lived at 1028 Hull Ter., Evanston. Mr. Gaffin was co-owner and co-director of Harand Theater Arts Camp in Elkhart ...
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