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Jim and Betty Gay on their wedding day in March 1948. | Screen shot of a photo provided to the State Journal-Register by their daughter Jane Haase.
charlies angel April 1, 2014 at 01:35 pm
Touching story! I think most of the marriages from WWII era lasted long compared to these days. RIPRead More Mr. & Mrs. Gay...
art doyle April 2, 2014 at 06:19 am
Charles-I agree with you but marriage has been redefined. I think households worked better whenRead More roles were more established. We will not see those days again.
charlies angel April 2, 2014 at 12:19 pm
Dan, I also agree with you. The leave it to beaver days worked. God only knows what will happen inRead More the next 30 yrs. My parents were married for 51 yrs when my dad passed. I can't imagine being with my husband that long (joking).
Evelyn Ruth Cohen. Credit: Chicago Jewish Funerals
D March 24, 2014 at 09:48 am
Born in 1943 and just shy of her 96th birthday? I'm not familier with new math i guess....
Melanie Santostefano (Editor) March 24, 2014 at 11:10 am
Hi D, The obituary has been revised to reflect Mrs. Cohen's birth year as 1918, not 1943 asRead More previously published. Thank you.
Sam Sommer, 8, of Highwood died Saturday after an 18-month battle against leukemia.Photo courtesy of Congregation Am Shalom.
Steve Miller December 17, 2013 at 07:54 am
May your loss be for a blessing.
Anthony Chavez December 17, 2013 at 08:23 am
In nomine Patris, et Filii, et Spiritus Sancti. Amen
Mike Grommet December 18, 2013 at 11:18 am
To those who support St. Jude, a thank you is simply not sufficient, but it's all I've got. MyRead More daughter just completed treatment for Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL). She wouldn't be here today without the outstanding care provided by St. Jude. It's a debt I will never be able to repay.
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