Ralph M. Neely, 82, of Elmhurst, died Dec. 28.
Among his many accomplishments, Mr. Neely was a volunteer at Brookfield Zoo and traveled the world, including trips for humanitarian causes.
Memorial visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 2, at Ahlgrim Funeral Home, 567 S. Spring Road. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 3, at the funeral home.
Read Mr. Neely's full obituary here.