Whelan with, from left to right, daughter Michelle, wife Mary Kay and daughter Brianna
The imported slate after it was sorted
Photo courtesy ofSullivan Roofing Inc., Schaumburg, Ill.
A Sullivan Roofing worker cuts a slate
A worker installs the starter strip.
An example of a starter slate
Slate installed on the sanctuary's exterior wall
Photo courtesy of Sullivan Roofing Inc., Schaumburg, Ill.
A worker installs slate on the sanctuary's exterior wall from a man-lift
The roof system during reroofing
The existing built-up roof system before tear-off