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Joseph Lewis Kromash

Joseph Lewis Kromash passed away suddenly on Tuesday, March 3, 2020, appropriately in the wine aisle of BJ’s, despite extensive heroic efforts by concerned passersby and first responders to revive him. He was 82 years old and had been in declining health. We, his family, are heartbroken and will miss his presence, love, and kindness […]

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Stuart Allen Evans

Stuart Allen Evans passed away in his Evanston home on Monday, January 13, 2020.  He was 97.  Born December 21, 1922 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Mr. Evans lived in San Leandro, California and then Homewood, Illinois until his family moved to Evanston in 1935.  He attended Haven Middle School and Evanston Township High School, where he […]

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John T. Kessler

John T. Kessler, age 76, of Evanston. Beloved husband to the late Karen Kessler nee Petersen. Loving father of Allison (Brandon) Kroft and Emily (Matt) Bright. Adoring grandfather of Ethan and Lauren Kroft, Gavin and Ainsley Bright. Kind brother of Robert Kessler, Kaye Kessler McKay, James Kessler and the late Dore’ Kessler Bodenheimer. Brother in law of Bruce (Arnhild) […]

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Harvey Douglas Saver

Originally from Missouri, Harvey Douglas Saver came to Evanston via Southern California and Michigan. After graduating from Kansas City’s Southwest High School, where he was a class officer, Harvey earned an undergraduate degree in 1972 from what was then called Claremont Men’s College. He moved to Ann Arbor for a position working with institutionalized adults […]

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Jean L. Schweitzer, 91, of DeKalb, Illinois, passed away, Saturday, November 16, 2019, at DeKalb Area Retirement Center Oak Crest. She was born March 16, 1928, in Malta, Illinois, the daughter of Harvey J. and Anna (Wright) Schweitzer, Sr.   Jean graduated from Malta High School and from St. Luke’s Hospital School of Nursing in Chicago. […]

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In Memoriam John McGuire

John McGuire, a former official in the administration of Illinois Governor Dan Walker who went on to manage the Midwest office of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, died at Evanston Hospital on Nov. 8 following a stroke. He was 77 and lived in Evanston. A native of Chicago, Mr. McGuire earned degrees from Northern Illinois […]