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In Memoriam: Retired LF College art professor left lasting mark for students, community

by Alan P. Henry, Freelance Reporter News, Obituaries

For half a century, Franz Schulze enthralled art history students at Lake Forest College with the breadth of his expertise and captivating manner. So much so that in 2012 an endowed scholarship in his name was created to provide...

In Memoriam: Nancy Hughes remembered for philanthropy in Lake Forest

by Alan P. Henry, Freelance Reporter News, Obituaries

Theirs was a love that would last a lifetime.

Nancy Ludwig, the popular, pretty blonde senior at Glenbrook North High School, loved music. So did classmate John Hughes, who would later create the iconic coming-of-age teen comedy films that...

In Memoriam: Lake Forest police officer had been high school prom king, football co-captain

by Alan P. Henry, Freelance Reporter News, Obituaries

As lifelong Lake Forest resident Richard Verbeke battled cancer last spring, one of his hopes was that he would be able to attend his 60th Lake Forest High School class reunion.

Dick, who was prom...