Birthdays — May 29–June 4, 2010

29th Connie Butler 30th Jill Corstange, Cass Rodriguez 31st Lee Greenland, Nicholas Hunt, Libby Rice JUNE 1st Helen Riemersma 2nd Jason Corstange, Michael Douglas, Lynsey Maharry, Sherry Palmer, Renae Venman 3rd Esther Carpenter, Barb Smith, Robert Tryon 4th Allie Hickox, Rosemary Jeruzal, Susan Laage, Irene Ryba, Anna Truman

Birthdays, May 22-28, 2010

22nd Jeff Bell, Sarah Hone, Mickinzie Klinger, Brian Nylaan, Alan Richard, June Thielke, Ruth Van Soest 23rd John Broxholm, Irene King, Trissa Ruehs 24th Laura Ainsworth, Damon Hill, Harry Schultz 25th Debby Albrecht, Kim Fowle, Adam Kogelschatz 26th Sam Bartlett, Nancy Hill, Megan Kidd, Annie Mawby, Linda Reeds, Jim Wilson 27th Conrad Burnham, Esther Clark, […]

Obituaries— May 20, 2010

Kunst Mr. Raymond J. Kunst, age 88, of Rockford went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Sunday, May 9, 2010. He was a 1940 graduate of Creston High School. Staff Sergeant Raymond Kunst served his country, his flag, and his God in the U.S. Army during WWII. He took part in the […]

Thank You

We would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone for their incredible kindness, love, and generosity after the tragic accidental death of our beloved Stephen. Your cards, flowers, e-mails, Facebook entries, meals, and donations to our designated memorial funds have given us great comfort. The enormous outpouring from our Rockford community exemplifies the quality […]

Military News — May 20, 2010


Smith graduates from USMC Jennifer L. Smith, a 2007 graduate of Rockford High School, has graduated from the United States Marine Corps boot camp on April 23 after 13 weeks on Parris Island, N.C. Private Smith had a 10-day leave, which she spent at home in Belmont with friends and family. She left on Monday, […]