BLOOMINGTON — Eva M. Rees of Martin Health Center at Westminster Village, Bloomington, will celebrate her 101st birthday with a family celebration.
She was born Nov. 5, 1916, in Heyworth. She married F. B. "Buck" Rees on May 4, 1936. He died April 25, 1983.
Her children are Karen (Darrell) Kehl, Hudson, and Kathy (Dan) Koons, Shirley. She has five grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
She was a teller at Farmer's State Bank of Heyworth for 27 years and helped her husband at the Rees Cafe in Heyworth. She played bridge and volunteered at St. Joseph Hospital for many years, and now enjoys bingo.
She is a member of United Methodist Church of Heyworth and charter member of Heyworth Federated Woman's Club.