Jane (Jenny) (Wong) Barrett (September 19, 1949 – February 11, 2021)
Jenny was born just days after her parents arrived in Chicago from China. She wandered neighborhoods with her sister and grew to know and love the city, picking up English quickly and excelling in school. Instructors at the Art Institute encouraged her, but her family lacked the resources to pay for classes. She worked in the family’s takeout restaurant from an early age, translating for her parents...
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