Senator Dick Durban's eldest daughter, Christine Ann Durbin, passed away on November 1, 2008 at age 40 due to complications from a congenital heart condition.
Durban's communications director released a statement saying, ""Chris was a remarkable woman who was deeply committed to her family and deeply loved in return. The Durbin family is so grateful and has been touched by the outpouring of sympathy and support from those who have sent along their prayers and good wishes."
Details on the funeral arrangements were released on Durban's Senate website yesterday. The family will hold a private service on Thursday in Maryland.
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Published On: November 04, 2008