- James Leroy Banta
- Gerald 'Jerry' Erickson
- William S. 'Sonny' Faison
- Blake Hinton
- Phyllis M. Hobert
- Patricia Lucy Johnson
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- DeLena Swanson
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Obituary: Lawrence Gibson, retired from General Mills, was a lifelong learner, social justice advocate
Pop idol Bobby Vee, the boyish, grinning 1960s singer whose career was born when he took a Midwestern stage as a teenager to fill in after the 1959 plane crash that killed rock 'n' roll stars Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and J.P. "The Big Bopper" Richardson, has died. He was 73.
Tom Hayden was long past his heyday of political rebellion and the Chicago 7 trial when he died on Sunday at age 76. But in American culture, he remained an enduring symbol of a time when young people took history into their own hands.
Tom Hayden, a '60s anti-war activist whose name became forever linked with the celebrated Chicago 7 trial, Vietnam War protests and his ex-wife Jane Fonda, has died. He was 76.
Lucia Perillo, an award-winning author and Pulitzer Prize finalist, has died at the age of 58.
Sheikh Khalifa bin Hamad Al Thani, the former emir of the tiny Gulf nation of Qatar who was deposed by his son in a bloodless…
One of Chicago's earliest African-American disc jockeys, Herb Kent, has died at age 88 after a seven-decade career.
Kevin Meaney, a comic's comic who worked the standup circuit, was a staple on late-night TV and starred in the short-lived 1990s CBS series "Uncle Buck," has died at age 60, his agent said Saturday.
Elisa Skjordal was a 27-year-old mother of two young girls when she died as a patient at the Rochester State Hospital.
A decorated U.S. soldier from Illinois and an Army civilian employee from Oklahoma who both had been deployed multiple times to support military operations in Afghanistan were killed in an attack this week in Kabul, the Defense Department said.
The Detroit Free Press says sports columnist Drew Sharp has died. He was 56.
Princeton University says the Ivy League school's 17th president has died. William Bowen was 83.
A central Ohio firefighter struck by lightning at a charity event two years ago has died from an infection attributed to his injuries.
The year was 1979, and the record album and phonograph needle were kings. But a prescient Richard Jamieson was asked about an emerging technology known…
Personal belongings of the late fashion icon, socialite and philanthropist Betsy Bloomingdale will be auctioned in New York later this year and next year.
Dr. Frederick M. Hass was a patient’s doctor, quick on his feet during the most trying of times. When he was a young doctor, a…
Chess Records co-founder Phil Chess, who with brother Leonard helped launch the careers of Chuck Berry, Howlin' Wolf, Muddy Waters and others and amassed a catalog of rock and electric "Chicago" blues that profoundly influenced popular music in the 1950s and beyond, has died. He was 95.
"He went through more in his first 25 years of life than I ever will in my whole life," said his son David Jurisoo.
Thom Jones, an acclaimed short-story writer who drew upon family tragedy and his own painful struggles for "The Pugilist At Rest" and other collections, has died.
An original member of the pioneering Philadelphia-based soul group The Intruders has died. Robert "Big Sonny" Edwards was 74.