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“What a lovely lady. She surely will be missed by all that ever knew her. ”
1 of 3 | Posted by: JoAnn Weinmann - Chicago, IL

“So sorry to hear about the loss of Sylvia. Her beautiful daughter Fawn and I are good friends. This candle will always keep her spirit alive....Read More »
2 of 3 | Posted by: Mr Tracy L Bellows - Hinsdale, IL

“Dear Kimball, so sorry to hear of Sylvia's passing. I know how much you loved and cared for her. May she rest in God's tender arms. ”
3 of 3 | Posted by: Debi Gajewski - niles, IL


Sylvia Doucette-Ladien, 59, passed away surrounded by love, February 4, 2012.

Beloved wife of Dr. Kimball H. Ladien. Cherished mother of Fawn Doucette, honorary second mother of Damon Hayes. Faithful companion of Wolfgang "Wolfy" the little mutt. Dear friend of many. Daughter of the late Otto Fengers and Amelija Peterson Fengers.

Family and friends are gathering to celebrate Sylvia's life on Sunday, February 26, 12:30pm (service begins 1pm) at The Grillroom Chophouse and Wine Bar, 33 West Monroe St., Chicago, IL 60603, (312) 960-0000.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her name to Leukemia Research Foundation, 3520 Lake Ave. Ste. 202 ,Wilmette, IL 60091, Leukemia-research.org, 888-558-5385

Arrangements by Cremation Society of Illinois, 773-281-5058 or www.cremation-society.com.

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