She issued a written statement saying she and her husband, Zeus Preckwinkle, have decided to end their marriage. "It is with a heavy heart that today, after much thought and consideration, I am announcing that my husband and I have decided to divorce after 44 years of marriage. This is a mutual decision. Please respect my privacy, as well as that of my family. There will be no further comment on this matter," the statement read. The two have two adult children.
December 15, 2013 (CHICAGO) --Cook County Board Pres. Toni Preckwinkle is getting a divorce.