You are here

Obituaries

Teacher till the end: Beloved Orland instructor’s legacy lives well-past retirement

by Will O'Brien, Contributing Editor Obituaries

Even retirement could not come between Delores “Lorry” Clyne and her students. Former pupils frequently struck up conversations with the beloved Orland Park teacher, even decades after she left the classroom.

And after her death in February...

Duggan remembered for dedication to police, family, car

by Amanda Del Buono, Freelance Reporter News, Police-Fire, Obituaries

It was always a better day when the 1963 Ford Galaxie Orland Park Police Department squad car was spotted on the road or at a local event. Behind the wheel, donning an equally antique uniform, William “Bill” Duggan was always happy to...

Salute to Sonny: Former deputy chief shaped Orland Fire Protection District, those he knew

by Will O'Brien, Freelance Reporter News, Obituaries

Bernard “Sonny” Morgan was a soft-spoken man who led by example. His actions, family and friends said, did the talking for him.

It is safe to say those actions said a lot.

Morgan, a former deputy chief...