Ex-Ill. lawmaker Yourell dies at 91

September 20, 2011 10:58:16 AM PDT
Former Cook County recorder and state lawmaker Harry ''Bus'' Yourell has died.

During his long political career, Yourell served nine terms in the Illinois House and was the Cook County recorder from 1984-1988. He was also the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District commissioner for 18 years as well as a former south suburban Worth Township supervisor.

Harry "Bus" Yourell was 91 years old.