Veterans Who Have Passed–Michael D. Brechtel

Rockford Register Star, June 3, 2022.

Veterans Who Have Passed–Marguerite E. “Marge” Hevrin

Source:  Rockford Register Star, Aug. 1, 2021.

The Columbia Theater, 1007 (formerly 1007-1009) S. Main Street., built by Joseph Sarno; also Blackhawk Elks Club Lodge and Texas Lounge



Sources: Rockford Republic, November 6, 1920, Sanborn map, v.1, 1928, photo by Jean Lythgoe September 3, 2021

Rockford Elks’ Club, 210 W. Jefferson Street, opened 1912. Architect: Chicagoan Lawrence E. Buck. Note green tiles.




Sources: Google Image captured May 2019, Rockford Republic, January 24, 1912.

Veterans Who Have Passed–Richard L. Seivert

Source:  Rockford Register Star, May 26, 2021.

Veterans Who Have Passed–Daniel H. Reilly


Veterans Who Have Passed–Howard Stanley Weyburg

Source:  Rockford Register Star, Feb. 9, 2019.

Rainbo Room  Hotel Faust  April 21,1935

Rainbo Room Hotel Faust April 21,1935

Source: Morning Star  April 21,1935   pg.24

Source: Ebay Image

Veterans Who Have Passed–John Burpee Whitehead

Source:  Rockford Register Star, Sept. 19, 2020.

Veterans Who Have Passed–Duane Leland Judd

Source:  Rockford Register Star, Oct. 10, 2019.