Bombard, Howard C.

Howard C. Lombard

Born Feb. 2, 1920, in Harvard, IL., the son of Clayton and Mary (Kinney) Bombard.

He married in 1944, in Los Angeles, CA.

Howard served in the U.S. Navy, during WWII, in the South Pacific.

Self-employed barber 52 years.

Former member Mauh-nah-tee-see Country Club.

Died Dec. 31, 2014 in Presence St. Anne Center.

Olson Funeral Home and Cremation; Holy Family Catholic Church; Private entombment in Calvary Cemetery.

Source:  Rockford Register Star Jan. 4, 2015


Bertrand, Richmond E. “Dick”

Richmond E. “Dick” Bertrand, 95, ¬†born April 13, 1919, in Rockford, the son of Edward and Anna (Weir) Bertrand.

Served in the U.S. Army during World War II.

Founder of Rockford Industrial Welding Supply Co.

Member of First Evangelical Free Church and Mauh-Nah-Tee-See Country Club,

Died Sept. 23, 2014 at Fairhaven Christian Retirement Center.

Olson Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Ltd; First Evangelical Free Church, Private burial in Scandinavian Cemetery,

Source: Rockford Register Star Sept. 25, 2014