Yearly Archives: 2018

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Bill and Viola Genung

Bill and Viola Genung—Several years ago Phil Tharp, a bus worker was calling in the little community of North Pekin.  As he went down Sunset Street he met a short little boy on the curb.  His name was Billy Genung.  At the time there was some sort of bus route promotion going on. When Brother Phil told little Billy about […]

Howard and Delina Sly

Howard and Delina Sly—In the early spring of 1975 Oscar Meyer, a fine bus workers was making contacts on South Eleventh Street in Pekin.  He came across a little girl by the name of Leslie Sly.  He talked to Leslie’s mother and asked her if she could ride his bus, #21, to Sunday school that Sunday.  Delina, her mother, consented […]