April 17, 2005: Headlines: COS - Jamaica: Chicago Tribune: Jamaica RPCV Barbara Chay dies in Chicago

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Jamaica RPCV Barbara Chay dies in Chicago

Jamaica RPCV Barbara Chay  dies in Chicago

Jamaica RPCV Barbara Chay dies in Chicago

Chay, Barbara Hillman

Chicago Tribune
April 17, 2005

Barbara Chay of Hobart, IN, formerly of The Pullman Historic District of Chicago, was born November 17, 1945 and passed away April 2, 2005 at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. She was preceded in death by her mother, Lucille Cooper.

She is survived by her father, Richard Cooper of Cincinnati, OH, a twin brother, Todd (Cindy) Hillman of Lenexa, KS and a sister, Polly (Jack) Manges of Bremen, IN. Barb also cherished her extended family which included Lori Kynch of Hawaii, Lawrence, Andrew and Elliott Chay, all of the Chicago area, and their families. Barb genuinely touched others by her enthusiasm for life, positive mental attitude, and her kindness to others. Barb earned her Bachelors Degree from William Woods College in Fulton, MO where she was president of her sorority, Alpha Phi, as well as president of the College Government Association. She served for three years in the Peace Corps in Jamaica. For the last 23 years she was employed by Northwestern Memorial Hospital in various capacities. Her desire to help others was exemplified by her decision to donate her body to medical research. A 'Celebration of Life' memorial service will be held on April 22nd at 11 a.m. at North-western Memorial Hospital in the 3rd Floor Conference Center, 251 E. Huron, Chicago. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Northwestern Foundation Ovarian Cancer Research Fund, 676 N. St. Clair, Suite 2050, Chicago, IL 60611.





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