“Factory Teams Open Soft Ball League Season” – June 19, 1929

Source:  Rockford Daily Republic June 19, 1929  Article Continues Below

Salvi, Daniel J., Sr.

Born Feb. 27, 1923, to Italian Immigrants, Peter and Caroline (Accorsi) Salvucci in Curtisville, PA.

1943 graduate Rockford West High School.

Served in U.S. Navy on the USS George F. Elliott from August 1943 to March 1946.

Graduate Milton College, Milton, WI.

Worked in Burd Piston Ring, American Cabinet, got a teaching degree and Masters in Education, worked in New Milford Grade School and Rockford East and also coached sports.

Died: October 23, 2014, at his home in Lake Summerset, Davis, IL.

Fitzgerald Funeral Home and Crematory, St. James Catholic Church, private burial to follow.

Source: Rockford Register Star Oct. 27, 2014