NORMAL — Delora North Steffen Griffin of Normal will celebrate her 90th birthday with an open house from 3 to 5 p.m. March 10 in the dining room at Adelaide Apartments, 505 N. Adelaide, Normal.
She was born Feb. 6, 1928, in El Paso. She married Gene Steffen on April 25, 1948. He passed away Feb. 12, 1975. She married Charles Griffin on Feb. 11, 1978. He passed away July 20, 1982.
Her children are Dan (Lynn) Steffen and Joan (Fred) Hunt, both of El Paso; Don Steffen, Arlington, Texas; Dick (Connie) Steffen, El Paso; Jayne (Tom) Ronchetto, Magnolia, Texas; and Dennis Steffen, deceased. She has 15 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
She worked at Illinois State University for 24 years, the last 13 as secretary for the dean of admissions. She is a member of First United Methodist Church, Normal.
Cards may be sent to 505 N. Adelaide, Apt. 203, Normal, IL 61761.