Oak Lawn Obituaries

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  • Friday Sep 26 | via Post-Tribune 

    Valparaiso accident victim dies from injuries

    One of the two women hit by a car while walking in downtown Valparaiso has died, and the woman facing charges in the incident may face increased felony charges. Lindy Wilson, 64, of Chesterton, died Thursday at South Bend Memorial Hospital, where she was airlifted after the accident because of her injuries, said Valparaiso Police Det.

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  • Saturday Sep 20 | via Chicago Tribune 

    Man dies after driving a mile following West Side sh...

    Police examine a car driven for a mile by a man wounded in a shooting before police were flagged down. After being taken from this scene in the 3300 block of West Chicago Avenue, the man later died at Mount Sinai Hospital, police said.

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  • Monday Sep 15 | via Post-Tribune 

    Hundreds pay homage at slain Merrillville officer's ...

    Images flickered past on the screen at the Star Plaza Theatre of slain Merrillville Police Officer Nickolaus "Nick" Schultz - as an apple-cheeked toddler playing in the bathtub, a boy preparing to launch a throw in a Little League game, a teen excelling at football, hockey and golf, in memorable times with family, friends and his girlfriend, and celebrating graduation with a cigar. Hundreds filed past Schultz's flag-draped casket at the Monday morning funeral service - some pausing to salute him while others crossed themselves or wiped away tears.

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  • Monday Sep 15 | via The Southtown Star 

    South Holland teen shot to death after fight at Rive...

    A South Holland man was shot to death after a fight broke out Saturday afternoon outside the River Oaks Center mall in Calumet City, authorities said. About 3:30 p.m., Ike King, 18, and another person exited the J.C. Penney store on the north side of the mall, 96 River Oaks Center Drive, when they got involved in a fight with up to eight other people, according to Calumet City Police Chief Edward Gilmore.

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  • Sunday Sep 14 | via The Southtown Star 

    South Holland teen shot to death in Calumet City

    Ike King was shot in the back in the first block of River Oaks Center Drive, according to the Cook County medical examiner's office. He was taken to Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where he was pronounced dead at 4:25 p.m., the medical examiner's office said.

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  • Sunday Sep 14 | via CBS Local 

    Man Shot To Death In Calumet City

    Ike King was shot in the back in the 0-100 block of River Oaks Center Drive in Calumet City some time Saturday, the Cook County Medical Examiner's office. He was taken to Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where he was pronounced dead at 4:25 p.m., the medical examiner's office said.

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  • Thursday Sep 11 | via The Indianapolis Star 

    Slain Indiana officer's funeral is Monday

    Slain Indiana officer's funeral is Monday Merrillville patrolman who was a Franklin College graduate died Sunday after being shot by a suspect Friday night. Check out this story on IndyStar.com: http://indy.st/1tEboyy Merrillville police officer Nicholas Schultz, 24, died Sunday, Sept.

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  • Wednesday Sep 10 | via WANE-TV Fort Wayne 

    Slain officera s body escorted to medical examiner

    A procession of about 40 police squad cars from across northwestern Indiana escorted the body of a slain Merrillville police officer from a hospital to the Cook County Medical Examiner's office Tuesday. The officers accompanied the body of Nickolaus Schultz from Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, Illinois, on Tuesday morning, The Times reported.

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  • Tuesday Sep 9 | via Daily Journal 

    Slain officer's body escorted to medical examiner

    A procession of about 40 police squad cars from across northwestern Indiana escorted the body of a slain Merrillville police officer from a hospital to the Cook County Medical Examiner's office Tuesday. The officers accompanied the body of Nickolaus Schultz from Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, Illinois, on Tuesday morning, The Times reported .

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  • Monday Sep 8 | via Journal and Courier 

    Indiana officer dies 2 days after being shot

    Indiana officer dies 2 days after being shot A Northwest Indiana police officer shot Friday night during a confrontation with an armored gunman has died. Check out this story on jconline.com: http://on.jconline.com/1oj3JlS Merrillville police officer Nicholas Schultz, 24, passed away in a hospital in the Chicago suburb of Oak Lawn, Ill, on Sunday.

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  • Sunday Sep 7 | via Journal and Courier 

    Ind. officer dies 2 days after being shot

    Ind. officer dies 2 days after being shot A Northwest Indiana police officer shot Friday night during a confrontation with an armored gunman has died. Check out this story on jconline.com: http://on.jconline.com/1rSGKFk Merrillville police officer Nicholas Schultz, 24, passed away in a hospital in the Chicago suburb of Oak Lawn, Ill, on Sunday.

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  • Sunday Sep 7 | via WNDU-TV South Bend 

    Pence calls officer's death reminder of sacrifices

    A northwest Indiana police officer shot in the head while responding to a call about an evicted tenant has died. Northwest Indiana Major Crimes Task Force spokesman Robert Byrd says 24-year-old Merrillville officer Nickolaus Schultz was pronounced dead at 9:47 a.m. CDT at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, Illinois.

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  • Sunday Sep 7 | via The Southtown Star 

    Oak Lawn man shot to death in Chicago

    Giovanni Galindo, 24, of the 10300 block of South Karlov, was found shot to death about 5:10 p.m. Friday in the 6200 block of South Kilpatrick in the Clearing community. He had a gunshot wound to the head, authorities said.

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