Lillian White epitomized Democratic
values, issues and her family in a way that
few could. She served in the Woman's
Auxiliary of VFW Post #7712 located in
Niles between the years of 1988 to 1992.
She served as the Fourth District President
of the Ladies Auxiliary of the Veterans of
Foreign War from July 1, time precinct
captain and officer for the Maine Township
Regular Democratic Organization, a
candidate for Maine Township Trustee,
and an Illinois Delegate to the Democrat
National Convention held in Atlanta,
Georgia in 1988.Lillian was an active
parent in both Oak Elementary School and
Maine East High School. She was a
mother of four and wife to Bill White.
Lillian White was the embodiment of the Democratic Party's principals and ideals. Lillian
passed away in 2005, but her spirit and dedication lives on in Maine Township. Each year we
look for the person who best represents Lillian White's long and distinguished life of public
service and commitment to her family. With those thoughts in mind we present the annual
Lillian White Award to the individual who demonstrates outstanding achievement in the
Democratic principles she represented
Award Winner: Jim Wozny