Gerald Dion “Jerry” Lickteig 1928-2019

Three Lives Lost: High-speed Crash Claims Sons in Prominent Families

Register Star, March 18, 1989, Cindy Kranz and Ben Rand.

Alphonso “Al” Cassaro – 1923-2018 obituary

Source:  Rockford Register Star May 4, 2018

Anthony A. Castrogiovanni Jr. – 2010, from obituary

Resides 1519 Montague St.  Source:  1937 Rockford City Directory

89, died Saturday, July 17, 2010 at his home.  Born Aug. 20, 1920, oldest son of Joseph and Rose (Buscemi) Castrogiovanni.

Married Fran Dodaro. 65th Anniversary, June 17, 2010.

He is survived by his wife, 3 daughters; Roz Hill, Carla (John) Cox, and Fran (Jim) Knutson; 6 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren.

From their beginning at Sanitary Meat Market on S. Main St., Tony, his father, his uncle and three brothers built Hilander Foods

into a regional institution that they operated for nearly 80 years.

Coast Guard, World War II.

Pilot’s license, Cessna 172.

Holy Family Catholic Church, Fitzgerald Funeral Hone, St. Mary’s/St. James Cemetery.


Source: Rockford Register Star, 7/18/2010. Also in Rockfordiana: Biographies CAR-CAZ 1967 – Date

Joseph A. “Joe” Morrissey – 1929 – 2018 obituary

Source:  Rockford Register Star 4/4/2018

Castrogiovanni, Alfred C. – from obituary 6/12/2010

Alfred C. Castrogiovanni, born Feb. 23, 1923, to Joe and Rose (Buscemi) Castrogiovanni.

Died June 9, 2010, Rockford.

Graduated St. Thomas Catholic High School, 1949 graduate Loras College. Married Mary Arbisi of Rockford.

Worked in the family business, Sanitary Meat market, which grew into Hilander Grocery Stores.

Fitzgerald Funeral Home and Crematory, Holy Family Catholic Church.

Source:  parts of obituary, 6/12/2010

Rose C. Potenziani; Sunny Boy Bakery – 1994 obituary

Source:  Rockford Register Star July 3, 1994

Peter A. Paesani, D.D.S. – 2017, obituary

Source: Rockford register Star 1-13-2017

John C. Donnewald – 2016 obituary

Source:  Rockford Register Star Dec. 15, 2016