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Passing of Helen F. LaRue

Wauwatosa-born Helen Finnegan La Rue, BA '46 and JD '49, longtime resident of Park Ridge, Ill., passed away peacefully July 3, 2017, in her home with her beloved Badger husband, Paul H., of 71 years, by her side.

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Paul J. Friedman ’55

Paul Jay Friedman, M.D., of La Jolla, California, died peacefully on July 2, 2017, after a two-year struggle with a neurodegenerative disease.

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Retrospective Art Exhibit: Bob O’Meara

Robert O'Meara, Journalism '48, worked for the Associated Press as a writer, reporter and editor for 39 years, but also pursued art as his second career. At 94, he is having a retrospective of his artwork at the Milwaukee Catholic Home Residence, 2462 N. Prospect Avenue, Milwaukee, where he now lives. Exhibit is on display from June 22 to July 14, 2017.

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