Richard Ellis Akin, 67, a longtime Oak Park resident, died on March 12, 2013 at Rush University Medical Center. Born on Aug. 21, 1945 in Pueblo, Colo. to Ellis and Esther Akin, he was raised in Overland Park, Kan., where he graduated from Shawnee Mission East High School
Anna Mae Rogas, 93, of River Forest, formerly of Forest Park died on March 11, 2013. She is survived by Douglas, her husband of 70 years; her daughter, Patricia Hackett; and her grandchild, Colin. She was preceded in death by her son-in-law, Daniel Hackett.
Dolores R. Fritz, 87, a resident of Oak Park for over 50 years, died in New Berlin, Wis. on March 2, 2013. Born in Stockton, Minn., on Oct. 25, 1925 to the late Arthur and Louise B. Stein, she was a graduate of Waukesha High School and attended business college in Milwaukee.