Named to Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Christopher Jon, a local musician and one of the Memory Brothers, was inducted into the Iowa Rock and Roll Hall of Fame at the Okoboji Roof Gardens on Sept. 1, with thousands attending the three-day festivities.

Nine inducted bands, including B.J. Thomas and band, gave a concert Sunday evening. Both B.J. Thomas and the Memory Brothers received standing ovations.

Christopher Jon (Furman) is from the Webster City and Blairsburg areas.