Grace Groner Leaves $7 Million to Lake Forest College

By Deena Bustillo on
Grace Groner died in January at 100, and it ended up that she was a "secret millionaire" who generously left her $7 million estate to her alma mater, Lake Forest College in Chicago. Groner graduated from the school in 1931, according to Huffington Post. She was orphaned at age 12, and then taken in by family friends during the Depression. They put her through school. She never married, or had a car, and was a secretary at Abbott Laboratories. She used her savings to invest $180 in Abbott...Read Full Story