Dog’N’Suds Drive-In East – (2010)

Dog’N’Suds East former owner Donald A. Pearson, died…

obituary, Rockford Register Star 11/7/2010

Donald Albin Pearson, 79, died Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2010, peacefully in his sleep at Wesley Willows. Born Nov. 2, 1931, in Rockford, the son of Albin and Eva (Anderson)Pearson.  Don served our country during the Korean War.  Don attended Rockford Public Schools and graduated from Northwestern University in 1960 with a degree in communications.  Don was the longtime owner/operator of the Dog’N’Suds restaurant on South Alpine Rd.  He was also employed many years by B&H Office Furniture on Broadway.

Fitzgerald Funeral Home, Scandinavian Cemetery.

Eldridge H. E. Gilbert, 1967 and “Gilberts Visit Africa, Mideast” 1969

Sources: Eldridge H. E. Gilbert, Rockford Morning Star 4/20-21/1967

“Gilberts visit Africa, Mideast” Rockford Morning Star 1/11/1969