EUREKA — Dorothy Belsley Ginzel of Eureka will celebrate her 100th birthday with a family gathering and card shower.
She was born May 18, 1918, in Metamora. She married Elmer Ginzel on June 4, 1939. He passed away Jan. 20, 2006.
Her children are David (Mary) Ginzel, Peoria; Eileen (Alvin) Eckhoff, Flanagan; Marvin (Nancy, deceased) Ginzel, Punta Gorda, Fla.; and Marcia (Tim) Kellenberger, Elgin. She has 12 grandchildren, 32 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.
She was a homemaker and bookkeeper for Ginzel Trucking. She has enjoyed quilting, crocheting, word puzzles, jigsaw puzzles, baking and gardening. She is a member of the Apostolic Christian Church, Eureka.
Cards may be sent to P.O. Box 128, Eureka, IL 61530.