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Obituaries

In Memoriam: New Trier graduate Elizabeth Brackett’s life, career celebrated

by Jason Addy, Freelance Reporter News, Obituaries

Smiles and laughter rose above the tears as friends, family and admirers celebrated the life of award-winning TV journalist, world champion triathlete and New Trier graduate Elizabeth Brackett at her memorial service...

In Memoriam: Former township supervisor remembered for big heart

by Neil Milbert, Freelance Reporter News, Obituaries

Paddie Brennen was a multi-talented woman whose passion was sharing her gifts with her fellow human beings in all walks of life.

“What a special person she was,” said Jeanne Rosser, social service administrator for New...

In Memoriam: Chaloner, Fairman, Bennett

by Staff Report News, Obituaries

Martha Curtis Chaloner, 85, formerly of Wilmette, died on Jan. 26 in Reston, Va. 

Born in Adrian, Mich., Chaloner was the youngest daughter of the late Robert and LaVerne Curtis. She was predeceased by her husband,...