Kimmel, Senior, USAF (retired), 102, passed away on January 9, 2018 in Riverside CA, where he lived most of his life.
Colonel Kimmel was born on June 10, 1915, in Rockford, Ohio, to Ralph and Fannie Kimmel.
Music of the 60's and 70's performed by local band Blind Date Free of Charge!
Parkway Middle School students, under the leadership of their art teacher Shannon Painter-Carpenter, are creating a mosaic tile mural to commemorate the 2020 Village Bicentennial.
Secretary will remain Kim Schlickman Carr, treasurer will remain Val Fritzinger, and reporter will remain Sheila Baltzell-Linn During a short meeting, members discussed how they would participate in the upcoming 2020 Rockford Bi-Centennial with a float in the parade or an activity during the year long event.
Roll-Call was completed with everyone stating their nickname. Karla Sidenbender Butler is the new president with Toni Bollenbacher Fisher taking the vice president role.
There are 80 students who are cutting the tiles that will read Rockford Est. They have planned for a train in the 4' by 60' tile mural as well.
when completed, the mural will be installed on the concrete wall at the east end of Market Street.
Lady Bird was smart and graduated from University of Texas in 1933 with bachelor degrees in history and journalism and also secured a teaching certificate.
While in college, she met 26 year-old Lyndon Baines Johnson, who was going into politics.
Willshire - Willshire American Legion will conduct services.