Carroll Jo Daviess NSDAR honors veterans

The Carroll Jo Daviess Chapter NSDAR honored veterans Thursday morning, Oct. 3, at the monthly coffee at the Senior Center in downtown Mount Carroll. Refreshments were provided by NSDAR. Chapter Regent is Linda Thayer and other members present included Connie Foster, Cindy Dyson, Barb Burger, Karen Norem, Lorena Engvall-White, Gwen Smith, Kay Russell, Luanne Bruckner, Sondra Strohecker and Bailey Callahan, a C.A.R member. The Chordbusters from the Quad Cities, directed by Michael Callahan, sang to the veterans. Songs included “In my Room” by the Beach Boys, “Hallelujah” from Shrek, “Hello, Mary Lou,” a medley of Armed Forces selections, and “God Bless America.” World War II veteran Berry Williams of Mount Carroll was celebrating his 96th birthday and “Happy Birthday” was sung by the Chordbusters.