01/19/2014 11:50 am ET Updated Jan 25, 2014

Lexie Kamerman, Killed In Afghan Terror Attack, Wanted To Help Women


CHICAGO — The Chicago native killed in a terrorist attack in Afghanistan Friday night was remembered as a driven and passionate community servant, as news of her death reached the United States.

Lexie Kamerman, a 2004 Latin School of Chicago graduate who excelled at water polo, was among 21 people killed in an attack on a popular restaurant in Kabul by the Taliban.

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