Warren Royer

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General Information

Name: Warren Royer

Pen Name: None

Born: 1925 in Rushville, Illinois

Died: October 14, 2006 in Kalamazoo, Mi.

Illinois Connection

Warren Royer lived his entire life in Illinois untill he retired to Michigan in 1986.

Biographical and Professional Information

Warren Royer earned bachelor’s and master’s degrees in English literature at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He worked as a film director at Iowa State University, as a sports writer for the Champaign-Urbana News Gazette and was faculty member and principal of University High School in Urbana for 25 years until his retirement in 1986.

Published Works

  • Peepstones and bear tracks and ghosts of Dutchman's Creek , Dry Creek Press, 1989
  • Memories of the Heart, Rural Schools of Illinois, Mayhanen Publishing, 2002

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External Links

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