Scarlett Kathryn Houck — 7-pound, 3-ounce daughter of James and Kim Houck of Peoria, born Aug. 22, 2019. Siblings: Sullivan, 3, Genevieve, 1. Grandparents: Harold and Judy Sauder, Roanoke, and Jacob and Joyce Houck, Jackson, Mich.

LEXINGTON — Dan and Sue Noland of Lexington will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a celebration at a later date and a trip to the East Coast.

CHENOA — Dorothy Irene Cooke of Normal will celebrate her 102nd birthday with an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. Sept. 22 at the Chenoa Family Restaurant hosted by her children.

HEYWORTH — Wilbur and Christine Wertz of Heyworth will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house hosted by their children from 3 to 5 p.m. Sept. 14 at Heyworth Christian Church.

Jacob Bentley Franklin — 7-pound-10-ounce son of Jacob and Ashley Franklin, Bloomington, born Aug. 25, 2019. Sibling: Wyatt Jones, 6. Grandparents: Patty and John West, Chenoa; Steven and Tami Wright, Gridley; Grant and Johnie Deaton, Greenwood, Ind.; and Jonny and Cada Franklin, Indianapolis, Ind.

BLOOMINGTON — Mary E. Fowler of Bloomington will celebrate her 90th birthday with a card shower. A family celebration will be Sept. 14 at Mona’s Italian Restaurant, Toluca.

NORMAL — John and Gigi Simmons of High Point, N.C., formerly of Bloomington, celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary with an open house Sept. 7 at the Bloomington home of their eldest daughter, Leslie Mullins, and with a trip to Seattle and Bainbridge Island, Wash., this summer.

Print Ads

NORMAL — Dave and Sandee Simmons of Normal are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary with a family dinner. They had a family vacation in May at Oak Haven Resort in Tennessee that was a gift from their children, and they plan an anniversary trip later this year. 

BLOOMINGTON — Kaitlyn Marie Stewart, Bloomington, and Dustin Scott Beernink, Hudson, will be married Oct. 5, 2019, at Epiphany Farms Estate, Downs.

CLINTON — Thomas B. Bray of Clinton will celebrate his 90th birthday with an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. Sept. 8 at the Vespasian Warner Library in Clinton, and with a card shower.

Blake James Stoller — 7-pound, 10-ounce son of Jeremy and Stacy Stoller of El Paso, born June 10, 2019. Sibling: Braden, 2. Grandparents: Kevin and Sara Wagenbach, Princeville, and James and Janet Stoller, El Paso.

BLOOMINGTON — John "Monte" and Jane Monterastelli of Bloomington will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house celebration from 1 to 4 p.m. Sept. 1 at Eastland Conference Center in Bloomington.

BLOOMINGTON — Claude and Martha Miller of Bloomington will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary with an open house hosted by their children from 2 to 4 p.m. Aug. 24 at the Parkview Inn, Bloomington.

NORMAL — Jean Taylor of Normal, and formerly of Clinton, will celebrate her 90th birthday with an open house from 1 to 3 p.m. Aug. 24 at Heritage Health, 509 N. Adelaide St., Normal.

BLOOMINGTON — Henry "Hank" Falb of Bloomington will celebrate his 90th birthday with family and friends at an open house from 3 to 5 p.m. Aug. 25 in the parish hall of Christ Lutheran Church, Normal.

BLOOMINGTON — Franklin and Virginia Lewis of Bloomington will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary by enjoying a family dinner with their children, grandson and great-grandchildren.

Get up-to-the-minute news sent straight to your device.

Topics

Breaking News