“Mayor Bloom Personally Closes 3 City Taverns” – 1945 V-J cessation of war

Source: Rockford Morning Star, Wednesday August 15, 1945

“Italian Social Club Ready to Expand” – 2000

Clubs - 1

Source:  Rockford Register Star Dec 24, 2000

Clubs - 2

Clubs - 3

Clubs - 4

Frank Cichella – 1927, Verdi Club, Lombardi Club

Cichella - 1

Cichella - 2

Cichella - 3

 

Source:  Rockford Daily Republic March 17, 1927

Zimmerman, Arlin H.

Machesney Park—

Passed away April 29, 2015.

Born Feb. 1, 1928, in Rockford; son of Arthur and Geneva (Berry) Zimmerman.

Married Mary Schnepper in 1958.

A WWII U.S. Navy veteran.

Retired from Rockford Products.

Member of the Verdi, Lombardi and Harmony Clubs.

Sunset Funeral Home, Beth Eden United Methodist Church, Sunset Memorial Gardens.

Source:  Rockford Register Star, May 2, 2015.