Alumni & Friends Articles
Millikin graduate opens French patisserie and café in northern Chicago
It's been a decade in the making, but Benjamin Levy's vision for opening his own French patisserie and café in the northern suburbs of Chicago has come to life.
Millikin's 85th annual Cookie Party gives students a boost before finals
As the fall semester winds down and students at Millikin University gear up for winter break, the campus community took part in the festivities of Millikin's annual Cookie Party – a welcoming event that celebrates the holiday season and helps students take a break from the stresses of final exams.
Memorial for Richard N. Helm ’59
HELM, Richard N., 81, died Nov. 11, 2018 in Fairhope, AL. Burial was in Alabama State Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Spanish Fort, AL.
Memorial for William “Bill” Wood Cartwright ’60
Cartwright, 80 years old, formerly of Morristown, New Market, and Knoxville, Tennessee, passed away unexpectedly, among family, near Lexington, Massachusetts, on November 20th. He is remembered as a gentleman, a devoted family man, and a keen observer and lover of life.
Memorial for Paul Howe Hunt ’58
Memorial for Ryan Scott Hubner Sr. ’06
DECATUR -- Ryan Scott Hubner Sr., 35 years old, passed away on November 24, 2018 in Leesburg, VA. He was the husband of Nicole M. Lehman-Hubner. They shared 11 years of marriage together.
Memorial for Lee Elmer Eckhardt ’86
DECATUR -- Lee Elmer Eckhardt, 60, of Decatur, IL passed away peacefully with his loved ones by his side on Saturday, December 1, 2018.
Lee was born August 2, 1958, in Decatur, IL, the son of Lloyd Elmer and Marie Eloise (McQueen) Eckhardt.
Lee was employed as an IT technician and worked for 40 years at the historic Staley office building. He was a graduate from MacArthur High School and Millikin University.
Memorial for Janie O’Bryan Kafka ’59
Janie O’Bryan Kafka, 90 years, former resident of Dyersburg, passed away February 23, Mt. Pulaski, IL.