Oak Park, birthplace to Betty White, to honor late actress Saturday, Jan. 15

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Posted: Jan 10, 2022 / 08:28 PM CST / Updated: Jan 10, 2022 / 08:29 PM CST

BURBANK, CA – APRIL 26: Actress Betty White accepts Daytime Emmy Lifetime Achievement Award onstage during The 42nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards astatine Warner Bros. Studios connected April 26, 2015 successful Burbank, California. (Photo by Jesse Grant/Getty Images for NATAS)

OAK PARK, Ill. — The birthplace of iconic histrion Betty White, who died Dec. 31 astatine property 99, volition grant the precocious ‘Golden Girl.’

A ‘Betty White Centennial Celebration‘ volition beryllium held Saturday, Jan. 15 astatine 10 a.m. nether the marquee of the Classic Cinemas Lake Theater, located astatine 1022 Lake Street. The solemnisation comes 2 days earlier what would person been White’s 100th birthday.

The Oak Park autochthonal was calved connected Jan. 17, 1922.

The solemnisation volition see an Animal Care League favored adoption lawsuit and a “Thank You for Being a Friend ” show by Golden Girls taxable vocalist Cindy Fee.

“Oak Park is not rather St. Olaf but we are arrogant to beryllium Betty White’s existent hometown,” Lourdes Nicholls, lawsuit organizer and Growing Community Media Senior Strategist, told the Oak Park Wednesday Journal. “We look guardant to celebrating her connected Jan. 15th.”


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