Eugene “Gene” D. Allen – 2016 obituary

Eugene Allen

Source: Rockford Register Star 8-12-2016


Surwill, Stanley – 1997


Source: Rockford Register Star March 25, 1997

James, Richard L.

died Sunday, April 26, 2015 in OSF St. Anthony Medical Center.

Born April 25, 1930, in Streator, Il to William and Gertrude (Kettman) James.

Married Mary Lou Flavel in Streator in 1954.

Graduated from Chicago Art Institute and was a Commercial Artist employed by Qualex Corp.

Veteran of the Korean Conflict, serving in the U.S. Army.

Member Holy Family Catholic Church.

Anderson-Long-Klontz Funeral Home; Holy Family Catholic Church; St. Mary’s Cemetery.

Source: Rockford Register Star 4/30/2015

Ballard, Bert E., Sr.

Bert E. Ballard, Sr. —

Born in Summerdale, Alabama on May 8, 1923, son of Bert S. and Ida (Lindeberg) Ballard.

He moved to Illinois in 1938.

Se served in the U.S. Navy in WWII on the USS San Pablo.

In 1954 he started Ballard Electric.

Member of Tebala Shrine Temple.

Died Aug.26, 2914 in Melech Hospice House, Tampa, FL.

Memorial visitation at Anderson-Long-Klontz Funeral Home and Cremation; Private family burial at Sunset Memory Gardens Cemetery, Madison.

Source: Rockford Register Star 8/29/2014

Ballard, Donald E.

Born Nov. 9, 1925 to Bert E. and Ida (Lindeberg) Ballard in Summerdale, Alabama.

Commercial developer and investor, President of Crest Commercial and partner of Ballard and Olson until his retirement.

World War II veteran, serving with the U.S. Navy.

Died May 28, 2014

Remembrances followed by Masonic Services, Saturday, May 31, 2014, in Anderson-Long-Klontz Funeral Home and Cremation Services. Private Family entombment in Sunset Memorial Gardens.

Source: Rockford Register Star May 29, 2014