American Legion has October meeting


ROCHELLE — The October meeting of American Legion Post 403 was held at the Iron Skillet Restaurant in Rochelle.

Lydia Roberts, chairperson of the Rochelle Chapter of Daughters of the American Revolution Wreaths Across America Campaign, spoke about Wreaths Across America — the placing of wreaths at veteran’s graves just before Christmas.

Pictured from left to right: Gary Tarvestad (past commander), Steve Korth (co-adjutant), Chuck Roberts (senior-vice commander), Paul Bearrows (chaplain), Lydia Roberts (Daughters of the American Revolution), Eric Welles (finance officer), Tom Hill (sargent at arms) and  John Gruben (commander).