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


Businga, Richard Claude, MM

Born March 18, 1927, in Rockford, the son of Russell and Eunice (Lizer) Businga.

1945 Graduate Rockford West High School.

He served in the Army during WWII.

Worked at U S Postal Service.

Master Mason Lodge #166.

Died Sept. 2, 2014 in his home.

Fitzgerald Funeral Home, Grace United Methodist Church, Private Family burial at a later date.

Source:  Rockford Register Star Sept.. 6, 2014