Obituaries – August 20, 2009

“Keyonie” Keyonie, one-of-a-kind Jack Russell Terrier, of Rockford unexpectedly went home to doggie heaven on Sunday, August 16, 2009. “KiKi” was a character of her own—smart, adventurous and stubbornly lovable. She was a constant presence in the short stretch connecting Pearl and Donald streets in downtown Rockford since 1997. She was a beloved friend and […]

Birthdays – August 22 to 28

22nd Bernice Allen, Jeff Corstange, Dave Hone, Joan Paepke, Merri Richardson, Ginny Welch 23rd  Lori Palmer 24th Jackie Cromwell, Tom Fusee, Emily Krygier 26th Arlene Hunsberger, Keith James, Jean Ostrom, Joyce Pierson 27th Steve Palmer, Fran Wolven 28th Alyssa Armstrong, Zachary Bearinger, Meg Brennan, Zachary Hone, Pat Kinney

Konkles celebrate 50 years

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Terry and Janette Konkle of Rockford are celebrating their golden wedding anniversary. The Konkles were married August 29, 1959, at the Burton Heights Methodist Church in Grand Rapids. They will celebrate the 50 years with a dinner at Grill One Eleven, the location of the Konkles’ former 20-year business, Sports Treasures, with family members and […]

Engagements – August 20, 2009

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Spindler-Mathis Stephanie Spindler and Jon Mathis of Chicago will wed on October 10, 2009. The future bride is a graduate of Rockford High School and Central Michigan University. The future groom is a graduate of Livonia Stevenson High School and Western Michigan University. Both are graduates of Oakland University. Parents of the couple are Paul […]

Birthdays, August 15-21

15th Don Basel, Scotty Byrne, Arlene Obetts, Evan Orr 16th Rylee Reed  17th Mike Palmer 18th Connie Armstrong 19th Julie Candela, John Colvin, Paul Schluckebier, Jayne Schuman, Hailey Stasiukinas 20th Cliff Hill 21st Don Jackson, Marcia Jackson, Calen Palazzolo