20120317 - Galt Airport Memorial (JK) - nwherald

Jenny Kane - jkane@shawmedia.com
Marlene Lantz, (center) pays tribute to those who lost their life in a mid air military plane explosion that killed 27 men and women on March 19, 1982. Lantz was the Chief Deputy corner of McHenry County at the time of the crash. Mary Olczyk's, (left) husband Army Sgt. Steven Okczyk died in the crash. Matt Marsh, (right) was twelve years old and lived in Woodstock at the time of the crash. Marsh has been doing research on the crash since 1996.