The following was submitted by Brad L. Bettenhausen, president of the Tinley Park Historical Society
Blue Island Sun Standard; June 10, 1954
Mrs. Alma Hamilton -
Mrs. Alma Hamilton, 97, a native of Worth township and formerly of Blue Island, died Monday at West Palm Beach, Florida, where she resided with her daughter, Mrs. Chester H. Morris.
A son, John E. Hamilton, resides in California.
She was the grandmother of Susan and Jane.
At rest at the funeral home at 13050 Greenwood, where services were held this morning at 11 with Rev Wallace Ault, pastor of the First Congregational church officiating. Interment was at Bachelor Grove cemetery.