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Harriet W. Ahstrom

June 4, 2027 January 30, 2015
Harriet W. Ahstrom
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Harriet White Ahstrom, age 87 of Sarasota and formerly of Oak Park and River Forest; beloved wife of 65 years of James P. Ahstrom Jr., M.D.; loving mother of James David (Margaret) Ahstrom of Wilton, CT. and Jill Daly (Robert A.) Bown of Flourtown, PA.; cherished grandmother of Emily and Sarah Ahstrom, Christopher, Scott and Jennifer Bown; dear daughter of Mildred and Cleveland White; devoted sister of Patricia Schmidt and Mary B. Campbell. Harriet was born in Buffalo, NY on June 4, 1927. She graduated from OPRF High School in 1945 and graduated from Northwestern University in 1949 where she majored in bacteriology and was a member of the Chi Omega Sorority. On August 3, 1949 she married James P. Ahstrom Jr., and lived in Oak Park, IL, San Leandro, CA, River Forest, IL and Oak Brook, IL before moving to Sarasota, FL. in 2013. Memorial Service will be held on Monday, April 6th at 11 a.m. at First Presbyterian Church of River Forest, 7551 Quick Ave., River Forest, IL. Private Interment Chapel Hill Gardens West Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Rotary Foundation at One Rotary Center, 1500 Sherman Ave., Evanston, IL 60201 are appreciated.


Monday, April 6th 11 a.m.

First Presbyterian Church of River Forest 7551 Quick Ave River Forest, IL

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