Village of Rockdale, IL-USA
- Incorporated in 1902 -


History Info and Pictures

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Village History Album
Village Presidents
Village Clerks

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Village History Album

Village Trustee Nancy Kurpaitis has been collecting Pictures and Memorabilia to organize into the Village History Album.

You can arrange to review the actual album through the Village Clerk at the Village Municipal Building.

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1999 - Village History Album

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1907 Village President Candidate Issac Brunner
1921 Village Clerk Candidate Joseph Birsa

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1934 Financial Statement

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about 1940's-50's , Water Tower Construction

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about 1940's-50's , Water Tower Construction

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about 1940's-50's , Water Tower Construction

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about 1940's-50's , Water Tower Construction

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about 1940's-50's , Water Tower Construction

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about 1940's-50's , Water Tower Construction

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1967 Village Trustee Candidates - Richard Bush, Edward Gutnik, Anthony Kamnikar, Henry Berry

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1967 Village Trustee Candidates - Ray Fedo, Herbert Tatroe, Philip Alberico, George Grahovac Jr., Victor Venturo

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about 1965-1969, Planning Rockdale's 1st Homecoming - Joseph Sterle, John Darguzis, Don Gould, Paul Brozman

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Village Mayors/Presidents


William Freeman
1903 - 1905
Harry Geedeson
1905 - 1906

Isaac J. Brunner
1906 - 1909

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Chris J. Braun
1909 - 1913
Peter Cramer
1913 - 1917
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Anton "Tony" Oberstar
1917 - 1921

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Frank "Cookie" Gospodaric
1921 - 1925

Tony Golobrig
1925 - 1931
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Joseph Kuhar
1931 - 1945

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John Uremovic
1945 - 1957

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Andrew Jonish
1957 - 1961

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Stanley Waznis
1961 - 1965

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John Darguzis
1965-1969

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Donald B. Gould
1969-1989

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Henry Berry
1989-1993

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James Jiminez
1993-1997

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Henry Berry
1997-Present

 

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Village Clerks
Charles Carlson 1903 1904
Bion E. Linn 1904 1905
William Long 1905 1906
Chris J. Braun 1906 1909
Albert Lesh 1909 1913
Peter Wolz, Jr. 1913 1917
Fred Hofmeister 1917 1921
Joseph A. Birsa 1921 1923
Edward Peterson 1923 1931
Anthony B. Darguzis 1931 1933
Louis Mavrich 1933 1935
William Neiswender 1935 1937
Frank S. Lucas 1937 1945
Felix Ramanousky 1945 1949
Leon Slejko 1949 1953
Ludwig Gerl 1953 1957
John Darguzis 1957 1965
Ralph E. Wolz 1965 1985
Paul Sivitskis 1985 1989
Thomas Fitzgerald 1989 Present

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(Thank You to Donald J. Gould for compilation of the Past Mayors and Clerks lists)


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