Remembering Judy Baar Topinka: "Judy Had No Rival"The people who knew the late Judy Baar Topinka best were gathering Wednesday to share stories and celebrate her life, a week after the longtime Illinois politician died of complications from a stroke.
Slain Loyola Student's Family Seeks "Peace, Not Vengeance"Family and friends were remembering a slain Loyola University student Tuesday morning, four days after he was shot and killed during a robbery near campus.
Memorial Service Set For Slain Loyola StudentMutahir Rauf, 23, was shot and killed in an attempted robbery Friday night.
Northwestern To Hold Memorial For Slain Journalist James FoleyFoley earned a master's degree from Northwestern's Medill School of Journalism in 2008. He was in Syria in 2012 when he was captured by militants. He was killed in August by members of the Islamic State terrorist group.
Former Gov. Ryan Says Nelson Mandela Influenced The Clearing Of Illinois' Death RowRyan, a free man since July, spoke during a memorial service for Mandela held in Chicago.
Korean War Vets Mark 60th Anniversary Of End To "Forgotten War"With the help of their canes, walkers, and wheelchairs, a group of 55 Korean War veterans attended a memorial service at Kennedy Park in the Morgan Park neighborhood.
Cook County Jail Guard Remembered A Year After Fatal Hit-And-RunA memorial service was held Thursday morning for a Cook County Sheriff's deputy killed by a hit-and-run driver as she was crossing the street to go to work exactly one year ago.
Memorial Service To Be Held In 1978 Cold CaseFamily members of an Illinois man who went missing 34 years ago will finally lay his remains to rest.
Family, Friends Pay Final Respects To Fallen Corrections OfficerHundreds of mourners gathered Thursday morning to say goodbye to a wife, mother and Cook County correctional officer who was hit and killed by a speeding van last week.
Memorial Service Held For 7-Year-Old Girl Killed By Gang GunfireA memorial service was held Friday for the 7-year-old Chicago girl who was caught in gang crossfire last week as authorities considered filing charges against a second suspect in the fatal shooting.
Police, Families Honor Fallen Officers For Father's DayPolice officers and their families held a Father's Day memorial service on Sunday at a park dedicated to fallen officers.