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 Carol Joyce <I>Duckman</I> Royko

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Carol Joyce Duckman Royko

  • Birth 21 Nov 1934 Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
  • Death 19 Sep 1979 Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
  • Burial Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
  • Memorial ID 42148843

Published in the Chicago Tribune (IL) on Sep. 20, 1979:

Artist-photographer Carol Duckman Royko, 44, wife of Chicago Sun-Times columnist Mike Royko, died Wednesday in Columbus Hospital. Mrs. Royko was a partner in the "I Care" line of cards for the terminally ill and for those who had suffered the death of a loved one. A Sun-Times spokesman said the cause of death was a massive intracerebral hemorrhage. A Chicago native, Mrs. Royko was a graduate of Taft High School and a national champion baton twirler with the Logan Square Drum and Bugle Corps. Besides her husband, she is survived by two sons, M. David and Robert Frederick; and her parents, Frederick and Mildred Duckman. Services will be private.

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  • Created by: Tom Cummings
  • Added: 19 Sep 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 42148843
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Carol Joyce Duckman Royko (21 Nov 1934–19 Sep 1979), Find A Grave Memorial no. 42148843, citing Acacia Park Cemetery and Mausoleum, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Tom Cummings (contributor 41886604) .