File Photo Of Military Funeral At Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery (David Banks-Pool/Getty Images)

Unclaimed Cremains Of Three Veterans To Be Buried At Lincoln National Cemetery

A suburban funeral home has made arrangements for committal services for three veterans whose cremated remains have gone unclaimed for several years.


The late Helen Roach (courtesy Grady Davis)

Woman’s Body Unclaimed, But Her Friends Are Trying To Arrange A Proper Burial

Eleonora Roach is fondly remembered by a co-worker, who thinks it’s a shame she had no one when to look after her when she died. WBBM’s Steve Miller reports.


Man Who Was Link In WBBM’s “Unclaimed” Series Dies

Services will be this Friday afternoon for a young Round Lake man who died last week – a man who was a link to WBBM’s “Unclaimed” series five years ago, reports WBBM’s Steve Miller.


Park Ridge Cemetery

Funeral Held In NW Suburbs For Abandoned Babies

Following a funeral mass at St. Raymond de Penafort Church in Mount Prospect, dozens of mourners went to All Saints Cemetery in Des Plaines for the burial of seven babies abandoned by their mothers.


Virginia Komar's Stickney home. (Credit: Cook County Assessor's Office)

Body Of Woman With Estate Worth Over $400,000 Left Unclaimed For Over 2 Months

A Stickney woman who died this spring left an estate worth more than $400,000 but her body was unclaimed at the county morgue for at least 60 days while her beneficiaries were deciding who would pay for burial, reports WBBM’s Steve Miller


Cremated Remains, Cremains

Dad Reunited With Baby’s Cremated Remains After 26 Years

Little Shawna Lea Wolf, his firstborn, was only 2 months old when she died of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome in 1987 in their Carpentersville home.


Military Medals

State Treasurer Seeks To Reunite Unclaimed Military Medals With Owners

Some of America’s heroes have been separated from the medals they earned by serving our country, and Illinois State Treasurer Dan Rutherford is on a mission to reunite them.

CBS Chicago–11/11/2011

File Photo Of Military Funeral At Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery (David Banks-Pool/Getty Images)

Unclaimed: Police And Vietnam Vet No Longer Forgotten

He was a cop and ex-Marine who lay unclaimed at the morgue. Now he’ll be buried with military honors.

WBBM Newsradio–10/26/2010