Bills Lake Association

Voss - Sterken
Elvin Voss
Elvin Voss in winter
Jeff Sterken

Above left photo, taken in 1961, is of Eric Voss, who owned a cottage in what is now the Blackhawk zone -- northeast side of the lake and No. 25 in the 1957 Census. Vintage citizens might recognize the then-Marlin and Miller cottages behind him.

Above right, also taken in 1961 is of Beulah Voss, Eric's wife.

Below left, taken in 1962 is of Elvin in winter. Residents might recognize the location by the hill in the background.

Below right, taken in 1963 is of grandson Jeff Sterken, who provided these photos. He is rowing in the East Bay-Howard Town cove.