A Giant of a Man: Maywood Gives Final Salute to WWII Vet, Community Leader Leon Conner

Members of the Military Salute Cremation Society of Illinois pay tribute to the late Leon Conner, 96, during his memorial service last Saturday, October 18th. Below, left, a member of the John H. Shelton Post 838 salutes Conner one last time. Photos by Michael Romain for the Village Free Press.  Monday, October 20, 2014 || By Michael Romain  MAYWOOD | Hundreds gathered inside of Second … Continue reading A Giant of a Man: Maywood Gives Final Salute to WWII Vet, Community Leader Leon Conner