Obituary: Janet Mae Wickersham Marks
Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 22 Oct 2009, B36

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Janet Mae Wickersham Marks, 87, was born in 1922, in the Rogers Park neighborhood of Chicago, to Arthur S. and Frances M. Wickersham and was the youngest of five children. She married Richard E. Marks, of Oak Park, on October 11, 1941. Janet and Richard celebrated 68 years of marriage on the day she died after suffering a stroke six days earlier. Janet was preceded in death by her four brothers and sisters, Arthur, Kenneth, Jane Egan, and Joy Merritt. In addition to her husband, she is survived by sons, Geoffry, Andrew and Brian; a daughter, Catherine Yamamoto; a foster son, Lawrence Banks; nine grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and many nieces and nephews.

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Obituary: Janet Mae Wickersham Marks

Full article available at Wilmette Public Library.