Saturday, June 28, 2014

Field of Blues Festival, Saturday June 28 – Aviator Stadium

Come out and hear great Blues music today, June 28 at Aviator Stadium. 11 AM to 10 PM 

For details visit:

http://fieldofblues.blogspot.com/2014/06/welcome-to-second-annual-field-of-blues.html

Saturday, June 21, 2014

Go to Old Settlers Days this weekend

Go to Old Settlers Days in Rockton this weekend!

Visit http://www.oldsettlersdays.com/2014_schedule.html for details.

Entertainment for this weekend includes:

SATURDAY JUNE 21, 2014 Gates open at 12:30 pm.
7:00 am   5k Run Check In
8:00 am   5k Run/Walk Start
9:00-
11:00
am 5k Run/Walk Awards & Participant Breakfast
NOON
  Parade
1:00-
11:00
pm Trading Post, Information Booth 50/50 raffle tickets, and Food Booths Open
1:00-
11:00
pm Midway by Skinners Amusements
    Ride Special: 1-5 pm Wristband special $17 all rides all ages
1:00-
11:00
pm Beer Tent Open featuring Bud & Miller products
4:00-
11:00
pm VIP Tent Open
      6:30-8:30 VIP Tent Prime Rib Sandwich dinner by Fibs, dessert by DairyHaus
 
Chemtool Festival Stage - no concert ticket required
1:00-
2:30
pm PABLO AND THE RHYTHMIX
3:00-
4:30
pm COUNTY LINE LIVE
5:00-
6:30
pm TRIPPING TARZAN
7:00-
8:30
pm SOUTHERN CHARM
 
Dodge Ram Jam Main Stage
Concert Ticket Required: $25
8:45- pm   DREW BALDRIDGE
      CHRIS YOUNG
 
SUNDAY JUNE 22, 2014 Gates open at 1:30 pm.
2:00-
9:30
pm Trading Post, Information Booth 50/50 raffle tickets, and Food Booths Open
2:00-
9:30
pm Midway by Skinners Amusements
    Ride Special: 20 tickets for $20 , all rides 2 tickets
2:00-
9:30
pm Beer Tent Open featuring Bud & Miller products
2:00-
9:30
pm VIP Tent Open
      5:30-7:30 VIP Tent BBQ Pork Dinner by Mary's Place desserts by DairyHaus
 
Chemtool Festival Stage- no concert ticket required
1:00-
2:30
pm DIRTY FISHNET STOCKINGS
3:00-
4:30
pm CAN'T TOUCH THIS
5:00-
6:30
pm BACK COUNTRY ROADS
 
Dodge Ram Jam Main Stage
Concert Ticket Required: $25
6:45- pm   COLE SWINDELL
      COLT FORD
Fireworks at the conclusion of the last band, weather permitting.
Visit http://www.oldsettlersdays.com/2014_schedule.html for details.

Monday, June 02, 2014

Obituary – Jack W. Seymour of Leaf River, Illinois


Jack W. Seymour - 81

10/17/1932 - 5/31/2014

Leaf River, IL

Jack W. Seymour, 81, of Leaf River, died Saturday May 31, 2014 in Swedish-American Hospital, Rockford. He was born Oct. 17, 1932 in Girard, IL the son of Earl & Irma (Burd) Seymour. He was an Army Veteran of the Korean War and was a Purple Heart recipient. He retired from Sundstrand Corp. after 30 years of service and was an active and proud member of UAW Local 592. He also had a diary farm, was a member of East Rockford Pigeon Club, was an avid deer hunter, and loved working on John Deere tractors and watching western movies. Survivors include daughters, Cheri (Kevin) Bielema of Sellersburg, IN and Wendy (Joe) Kerwin of Leaf River; son, Wayne Seymour of Rockford; grandchildren, Brian & Ami Schelling, Scott & Tonya Snyder, Carrie Groom, Jennifer Seymour, and Brandon Blake; six great grandchildren; and special friend of 13 years, Melba Miller. He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, Phyllis, granddaughter, Erica Bielema, and sister, E. Joanne Kruse. Funeral services will be held Wed. June 4, 2014 at 10:30 AM in the Farrell-Holland-Gale Funeral Home, 506 W. Merchant St., Byron with Pastor Randy Snider and Jake Groom officiating. Burial will be in Silver Creek Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday from 5:00-7:00 PM in the funeral home. Memorials may be directed to Touched By Suicide prevention group. 



Visitation: Tuesday 5:00-7:00 PM at FHG-Byron 


Service: Wed. 10:30 AM at FHG-Byron


http://www.farrellhollandgale.com/index.php?controller=obituary&action=show&title=jack-w-seymour&src=@random4e555ddcb447c

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