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icon Ben T. Larson, 86, of Arlington Heights, formerly of Chicago, loved father of Julie (George) Koryta, Dan, Eric (Debbie), Lisa Tutor, and the late David (Linda); loving caregivers Joel Concepcion, and Danny Pelindario; cherished grandfather of Dan (Katy) Roche, Mike (Sarah) Roche, Anna Beth, David, Bryan Rose, Thomas, Matthew, John, Tiffany Tutor, and Christopher Friedlund; beloved brother, William (Luba). Ben served in the United States Navy during World War II. He was a former Emmy Award Winning News Director and Anchor for WBBM Radio and WCIU Television. Ben won various awards from the City of Chicago for Volunteerism and donated countless hours with the Salvation Army and other charitable organizations in the Chicago Area. Services and Interment were private. In lieu of flowers memorials may be given to , Greater Illinois Chapter, 8430 W. Bryn Mawr, Ste. 800, Chicago, IL 60631 or Salvation Army Metropolitan Division 5040 N. Pulaski Road Chicago, IL 60630. Funeral Information and condolences can be given at www.GlueckertFH.com or (847) 253-0168.


Published in a Chicago Tribune Media Group Publication from Dec. 1 to Dec. 2, 2012
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