DuSable Museum trustee memorialized

January 29, 2012 2:10:44 PM PST
The life of Chicago attorney and DuSable Museum trustee Cheryl Blackwell Bryson was celebrated in a memorial service Sunday afternoon.

Hundreds of friends, family members and colleagues attended the service inside the DuSable Museum.

Cheryl Blackwell Bryson passed away last week.

In addition to her groundbreaking work as an attorney, she is remembered for having served as the DuSable Museum's chairperson since 2009.

She was also on the board of Mount Sinai Hospital.

Cheryl Blackwell Bryson was 61 years old.