Brull, Hans Frank (Died on 28 Feb 2011)
appeared in Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 10 Mar 2011, p. 29

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Brull, Hans Frank 89, resident of Chicago and formerly of Glenview and Winnetka, passed away on February 28. Beloved husband of Olive "Dale" Brull, formerly Dornfeld; father of Ellen Brull (Eli) Lavie, and Steve (Yuko), stepfather of Sandra Dornfeld, Pamela Dornfeld, Eric (Mary) Dornfeld, and Bruce (Sally) Dornfeld; grandfather of Oren and Karin Lavie, Noah and Emma Brull, Gabrielle Jerome, David, Michael, Sarah, John, and Nathaniel Dornfeld; great grandfather of Carrie and Ricky Jerome, and Dylan Dornfeld. Frank was born in Berlin, Germany in 1921 and came through Ellis Island on his own in 1932. He received degrees from NYCC and U of Penn. He served the U.S. as an intelligence officer during WWII and after with UNRRA. He served the New Trier High Schools as a Social Worker, including as Dept Head at NTW. Frank volunteered with the ARK, the Human Relations Comm., the Hull House, and worked for equal housing in the North Shore. He was a life long learner, avid reader of books, newspapers and magazines, great wit, loved good company and food, and was passionate about fairness and justice. Services were held at Piser Chapel on March 1. Memorial contributions may be made to the Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center, 9603 Woods Dr., Skokie, IL 60077.

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10 Mar 2011
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28 Feb 2011
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    Latitude: 42.07225 Longitude: -87.72284
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Brull, Hans Frank (Died on 28 Feb 2011)