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In Memoriam: Robert Patterson remembered as an influential attorney, family man

by Alan P. Henry, Freelance Reporter News, Obituaries

The savings and loan crisis of the 1980s was the most catastrophic collapse of the banking industry since the Great Depression and ultimately resulted in the failure of nearly a third of the nation’s 3,234 S&Ls. Throughout the...

In Memoriam: LFHS alumni remember "Renaissance man" Jim Benton

by Alan P. Henry, Freelance Reporter News, Obituaries
As a forward-thinking educator at Lake Forest High School for 37 years, a computer expert, singer, poet, intricate model maker and photographer, Jim Benton was the quintessential “man of parts.”Benton, who died July 11, 2019 at age 89, was...

In Memoriam: Lackie, Faulks

by Staff Report News, Obituaries

M. Gordon Lackie

Melville Gordon Lackie, 93, of Lake Bluff, Ill., died Saturday, July 6, 2019.  Gordon was deeply loved by many children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, sisters and other family. ...