Barloga, Jesse

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(What prompted editorial:)

“To help put up a monument and headstone for Jesse Barloga and his wife, Viola, send contributions to Rockford Historical Society, Barloga Monument Fund, Midway Village and Museum Center, 6799 Guilford Road, Rockford, IL  61107.”

“He was dedicated to his craft but gave it up to work on plans for the B-29 bomber during World War II.”

“He delighted in designing executive mansions but took on commercial projects, too, such as the building from which we write this column —the News Tower.”

Source: Rockford Register Star November 25, 2001