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Pictures of our neighborhood, family, and friends in the 60's and 70's


Carpentersville water tower as it looks today




Carpentersville, was a great place to grow up.
Here are some scenes from around Amarillo Court
and the neighborhood in the 1960's and 1970's.
Pictured are family, neighbors, and friends

C'ville water tower
recent photo


Hangin out in our kitchen at 412 Amarillo Court Carpentersville in 1964
My Aunt Gerry, Uncle Johnny, Mom and baby sister
Linda in 1964.  In our kitchen at 412 Amarillo Court.
My brother Bruce and Michael Margliano in front of his house at 416 Amarillo Court Carpentersville, Illinois
 My brother Bruce and Michael Marigliano,
 416 Amarillo Court.  Nice Camaro Mrs. Marigliano !


My brother Bruce playing baseball in our living room at 412 Amarillo Court in Carpentersville
My brother Bruce swingin away in our living room.
412 Amarillo Court in Carpentersville, Illinois
Bruce with his robot, baby Linda and me with my Roy Rogers lunchbox in 1964
My brother Bruce and his robot, baby sister Linda,
and me with my Roy Rogers lunchbox in 1964



Bruce, Aunt Vi, Linda and Chuck Engels at 412 Amarillo Court in Carpentersville, Illinois in 1965
412 Amarillo Court in Carpentersville, 1965.
Brother Bruce, Aunt Vi, sister Linda, and me.

Chuck Engels and Jeannine Engels in 1973
Me and my sister Jeannine in 1973, 412 Amarillo Court.
 



Linda Engels, Jeannine Engels and Theresa Issel, First Communion 1972
My sister Linda's first communion in 1972.
(L-R) Linda, Jeannine and Theresa Issel

 
Hangin out in the backyard, Theresa, Barbara, Maria and Vera Issel with Jeannine and Linda Engels and others
Hangin out in the backyard at 414 Amarillo Court.
Theresa, Barbar, Maria and Vera Issel with Jeannine,
Linda and others in 1973



Carpentersville Illinois House and neighbors in the late 1950's
Carpentersville neighborhood in the late 1950's
 
Dad, Chuck Engels Sr., on moving day.  Moving from 412 Amarillo Court in Carpentersville to Peshtigo Wisconsin
My Dad on moving day, we moved from Carpentersville
to Peshtigo, Wisconsin in 1973.



Chuck Engels Sr., Vera Issel, Theresa Issel, Charlotte Engels, Barbara Issel and Gene Issel about 1970
The Issels and the Engels about 1970
 
dinner at our house on Amarillo Court in Carpentersville
Spaghetti Dinner at the Issel's house,
414 Amarillo Court in Carpentersville.



Gene Issel and my sister Jeannine in our living room
Gene Issel and my sister Jeannine in our living room,
1972

Gene Issel, Charlotte Engels and Vera Issel in Carpentersville Illinois, 1972
Gene Issel, Charlotte Engels (my Mom), and Vera Issel,
Carpentersville, Illinois 1972



Jeannine in our kitchen at 412 Amarillo Court in Carpentersville 1972
My sister Jeannine in our kitchen, 1973
Jeannine, Vera Issel and Linda, Carpentersville 1973
Jeannine, Vera Issel and Linda, Carpentersville 1973



My Dad, Chuck Engels Sr., and Linda Engels in 1965 at our house in Carpentersville, Illinois
My Dad and sister Linda at 412 Amarillo Court, 1965
 
Me and Rob Issel in my old Rambler station wagon that I never got to drive.
Me and Rob Issel in my Rambler station wagon in 1971,
never did get to drive it.



Jeannine's 2nd birthday 1972, 412 Amarillo Court, Carpentersville, Illinois
My sister Jeannine's 2nd birthday. Celebrating in our
kitchen at 412 Amarillo Court in Carpentersville.

Mom with Michael Margliano in Carpentersville 1970
My Mom, Charlotte Engels, with Michael Marigliano
at our house in Carpentersville, Illinois



The Carpentersville Gang in 1972
Linda and Mom with Maria, Theresa and Barbara Issel.
Who is that other girl?

Robert Issel, Cubs Player of the Day Contest Winner May 1970
Robert Issel, Cubs Player of the Day Contest Winner
May 1970.


Barbara Issel and Michael Margliano having some fun, Amarillo Court, Carpentersville, Illinois
Barbara Issel and Michael Marigliano having some fun.
 

Robert Issel and my brother Bruce Engels
Carpentersville Little League 1970


the Sacramento Drive Gang, Carpentersville in the 1960's
One of the Carpentersville gangs in the 1960's,
this one is from Sacramento Drive.
 
 


 
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