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Jeanne Myers Allis

Died: Saturday, October 18, 2014
Age: 56
Jeanne Myers Allis, 56, Fontana, died peacefully in her home on Saturday Oct. 18, 2014, surrounded by

Ila Mae Jacobs

Died: Sunday, October 12, 2014
Age: 85
Ila Mae Jacobs, 85, Mountain View, Mo., formerly of Lake Geneva, died Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014, at Mercy

Hilda A. Richter

Died: Wednesday, October 08, 2014
Age: 94
Hilda A. Richter, 94, Lake Geneva, died Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014, at Tiffany’s Caregivers, Genoa City.

Laurene A. "Laurie" McKaig

Died: Sunday, October 05, 2014
Age: 64
Laurene A. “Laurie” McKaig, 62, Big Bend, formerly of Lake Geneva, died Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014, at Waukesha

Landon E. Petrie

Died: Friday, October 03, 2014
Age: 93
Landon E. Petrie, 93, a lifelong resident of Lake Geneva, passed into the presence of his Lord on Oct.

Richard "Dick" Vlasak

Died: Wednesday, October 01, 2014
Age: 84
Dr. Richard “Dick” Vlasak, 84, Fort Atkinson and Largo, Fla., formerly a resident Lake Geneva, died

George J. Adams

Died: Saturday, September 27, 2014
Age: 84
George J. Adams, 84, Williams Bay, died Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, at Lakeland Health Care Center in

Clarence W. Schawk

Died: Saturday, September 20, 2014
Age: 88
Clarence W. Schawk, 88, Fontana, and Park Ridge, Ill., died Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, at Mercy Walworth

Sara Jo Matthews

Died: Friday, September 19, 2014
Age: 63
Sara Jo Matthews, 63, died peacefully listening to her favorite music on Friday, Sept. 19, 2014, at

Jane A. Maus

Died: Friday, September 19, 2014
Age: 82
Jane A. Maus, 82, Lake Geneva, died Friday, Sept. 19, 2014, at her home. She was born April 4, 1932,
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Born October 24th
1788: Sarah Josepha Hale, magazine editor and poet whose book Poems for Our Children included Mary Had a Little Lamb (the first words to be recorded in sound)
1904: Moss Hart, American playwright who, with George S. Kaufman, wrote plays such as You Can't Take it with You and The Man who came to Dinner.
1911: Sonny Terry, blues performer.
1923: Denise Levertov, English poet.
1929: George Henry Crumb, American composer.
October 24th
in history
1929: Black Thursday--the first day of the stock market crash which began the Great Depression.
1931: Al (Alphonse) Capone, the prohibition-era Chicago gangster, is sent to prison for tax evasion.
1934: Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, called Mahatma or Great Soul, resigns from Congress in India.
1938: The Fair Labor Standards Act becomes law, establishing the 40-hour work week.
1944: The aircraft carrier USS Princeton is sunk by a single Japanese plane during the Battle of Leyte Gulf.