Carter, Arthur “Archie” Bryn

80, photo, died 6/17/2009 in Nelson Debes after a short illness. Born 4/21/1929 in Rockford son of Arthur G. and Sarah (Bryn) Carter. West High School 1947 grad.; married Jeanne Nyquist Nov. 5, 1949. Department manager at Quaker Oats for 40 years. Coached boys’ baseball for many years; member numerous organizations. Alpine Lutheran Church, Fitzgerald Funeral Home and Creamtory, Arlington Memorial Cemetery

Source: Rockford Register Star 6/20/2009

Rockford Township farm Plat map – North West, 1957

Rockford Township plat NW

Source: Farm Plat Book, Winnebago County , 1957  Sponsored by Union Grange No. 811, Inc.

Sports Roundup – 5/23/1974

Sports Roundup

Source:  Rockford Morning Star 5/23/1974

R.I.A.A., RMA softball and Rockford Lawn Bowling Tourney – 1975

R.I.A.A. Softball

Source:  Rockford Morning Star July 1, 1975

“R.I.A.A. Loop Resumes Play” – 7-15-1956, Softball

R.I.A.A. Loop Resumes Play

Source:   Rockford Morning Star July 15, 1956

Knowles, Sandra Kay

Sandra Kay Knowles

Daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Clifford Knowles, 612 Shaw St. engaged to Stephen J. Snider son of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Snider, 1710 Lynwood St. to wed Oct. 17 in St. Rita Church graduate of East High School, employed by Rockford Map Publishers fiancé is a graduate of Guilford High School serving with the Army Reserves at Fort Leonard Wood, MO fiancé is employed by Quaker Oats

Source: Rockford Register Star 6/14/1970

Key, James L.

Cherry Valley —-

Born November 22, 1925, in Marion, IN; the son of the late Solomon D. and Mirada (Moore) Key.

He was a veteran of WWII, serving in the European Theater.

He worked for G.E., the Ft. Wayne and Rockford Newspapers, and Quaker Oats.

Died Wednesday, July 9, 2014, in Northwoods Care Centre, Belvidere, IL.

Belvidere Funeral Home; Calvary Catholic Cemetery in Rockford, IL.

Source: Rockford Register Star, July 12, 2014