Joseph M. Sesterhenn American Legion Post 166 of Glenview installed new post officers for the upcoming year on Tuesday, Aug. 7. The installation was held jointly with Joseph M. Sesterhenn Ladies Auxiliary Unit 166 that also installed their new officers for the coming year, and was preceded by a dinner.
Installing officer for Ladies Auxiliary Unit 166 was Marlene Russell, president of the 7th District Auxiliary. Roger Roess, past commander of Post 166 was the installing officer for Post 166. Officers include: (back row, l. to r.): Stephen B. Gerth, senior vice commander; Wayne Carle, Sr., sergeant-at-arms; John Wowk, chaplain; (front row, l. to r.): Brendan J. McCooey, service officer; Edward Bojan, financial officer; William R. Bickley, commander; Michael G. Siegert, adjutant. Not photographed: Lloyd Kuehn, Jr., junior vice commander.
This is Bickley's 11th consecutive term as post commander. He previously served as post commander in 1992-1993, and has served twice as commander, 7th District (1995-1996 and 2001-2002), which includes nine posts in the area.