50-year celebration begins


Looking over old newspaper clippings about Kirk NationaLease are left to right, current owner Jeff Phlipot, of Fort Lormanie, co-owner until 1985 Fred Kirk, of Sidney, and co-owner from 1985 to 2008 Lloyd Schroer, of New Breman. Jim Harvey, co-owner with Schroer from 1985-96, could not make it. Philip N. Kirk, who co-owned the business with his brother, Fred, is deceased. The past and present owners got together, Monday, Feb. 18, at the business to begin celebrations of Kirk NationaLease’s 50th anniversary. Celebrations will continue throughout the year. The firm was founded by Norton Kirk.

Looking over old newspaper clippings about Kirk NationaLease are left to right, current owner Jeff Phlipot, of Fort Lormanie, co-owner until 1985 Fred Kirk, of Sidney, and co-owner from 1985 to 2008 Lloyd Schroer, of New Breman. Jim Harvey, co-owner with Schroer from 1985-96, could not make it. Philip N. Kirk, who co-owned the business with his brother, Fred, is deceased. The past and present owners got together, Monday, Feb. 18, at the business to begin celebrations of Kirk NationaLease’s 50th anniversary. Celebrations will continue throughout the year. The firm was founded by Norton Kirk.


Amy Chupp | Sidney Daily News

Looking over old newspaper clippings about Kirk NationaLease are left to right, current owner Jeff Phlipot, of Fort Lormanie, co-owner until 1985 Fred Kirk, of Sidney, and co-owner from 1985 to 2008 Lloyd Schroer, of New Breman. Jim Harvey, co-owner with Schroer from 1985-96, could not make it. Philip N. Kirk, who co-owned the business with his brother, Fred, is deceased. The past and present owners got together, Monday, Feb. 18, at the business to begin celebrations of Kirk NationaLease’s 50th anniversary. Celebrations will continue throughout the year. The firm was founded by Norton Kirk.

Looking over old newspaper clippings about Kirk NationaLease are left to right, current owner Jeff Phlipot, of Fort Lormanie, co-owner until 1985 Fred Kirk, of Sidney, and co-owner from 1985 to 2008 Lloyd Schroer, of New Breman. Jim Harvey, co-owner with Schroer from 1985-96, could not make it. Philip N. Kirk, who co-owned the business with his brother, Fred, is deceased. The past and present owners got together, Monday, Feb. 18, at the business to begin celebrations of Kirk NationaLease’s 50th anniversary. Celebrations will continue throughout the year. The firm was founded by Norton Kirk.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2019/02/web1_SDN022119KirkLease-1.jpgLooking over old newspaper clippings about Kirk NationaLease are left to right, current owner Jeff Phlipot, of Fort Lormanie, co-owner until 1985 Fred Kirk, of Sidney, and co-owner from 1985 to 2008 Lloyd Schroer, of New Breman. Jim Harvey, co-owner with Schroer from 1985-96, could not make it. Philip N. Kirk, who co-owned the business with his brother, Fred, is deceased. The past and present owners got together, Monday, Feb. 18, at the business to begin celebrations of Kirk NationaLease’s 50th anniversary. Celebrations will continue throughout the year. The firm was founded by Norton Kirk. Amy Chupp | Sidney Daily News