Thoughts and memories of our community members who have passed. Share your tributes in our Obituaries Group. Flag as Inappropriate

Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors. What's on your mind? What's on your mind? Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell something
Posts awaiting your approval 0
Jim and Betty Gay on their wedding day in March 1948. | Screen shot of a photo provided to the State Journal-Register by their daughter Jane Haase.
charlies angel April 1, 2014 at 01:35 pm
Touching story! I think most of the marriages from WWII era lasted long compared to these days. RIPRead More Mr. & Mrs. Gay...
art doyle April 2, 2014 at 06:19 am
Charles-I agree with you but marriage has been redefined. I think households worked better whenRead More roles were more established. We will not see those days again.
charlies angel April 2, 2014 at 12:19 pm
Dan, I also agree with you. The leave it to beaver days worked. God only knows what will happen inRead More the next 30 yrs. My parents were married for 51 yrs when my dad passed. I can't imagine being with my husband that long (joking).
A 50 year resident March 12, 2013 at 12:13 pm
Pradel is exactly right. A number of people were poised to guide this town through a period ofRead More explosive growth that did not go well for some of our neighbors. Our leaders of the "Rybicki era" including many City employees worked together to make the transition of a small farming community into a sprawling and diverse suburban city. He was a perfect example of a citizen politician. He represented what government should be and we thank his loved ones for supporting him in his support to his community.
John Paul & Susan Rybicki March 15, 2013 at 10:17 am
When my father moved our family to Naperville , and I know now more than then , he had given us theRead More most wonderful gift imaginable . And , along with so many others , adding beauty and peace to this very, very special place serves to preserve this gift for those who come after. John Paul and Susan Rybicki
See more »