Wake to be held for Adeline Geo-Karis

February 15, 2008 5:32:05 AM PST
Friends and colleagues of former State Senator Adeline Geo-Karis say goodbye to the beloved political trailblazer at her wake today. The wake will be held in Zion at the grand ballroom of the state park which bears her name.

Geo-Karis was a World War II veteran, a mayor and an Illinois legislator for more than 30 years. She was 89.