Former Mayor Daley remains hospitalized

For a third straight night former mayor Richard M. Daley has been undergoing test after test at northwestern memorial hospital.

It is still unclear what happened to the 71 year old Friday when he was a attending a business meeting in Arizona, but he felt ill and was disoriented–his family persuaded the former mayor to go from the airport straight to the hospital to be checked out.

Now the city and the people he led for 22 years are passing along their sincere best wishes.

Daley who fell ill on the same day his nephew pled guilty to involuntary manslaughter–is said to be resting comfortably surrounded by his family.  

The former mayor has had some health issues in the past including the diagnoses of an irregular heartbeat several years ago.  

A spokesperson for the mayor says he is expected to remain in the hospital until midweek.

 

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s


Related Stories


Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 526 other followers