PONTIAC — John C. Rich of Pontiac celebrated his 90th birthday with a family dinner in October before wintering in Florida.
He was born Jan. 26, 1925, in Normal.
He married Shirley Warbinton Rich. She died in 2000. He married Nancy Rich on April 11, 2004.
His siblings are Ann (Bob) Gaston and William Rich, both of Saunemin. His children are Deborah (Keith) Raftree, Fort Wayne, Ind.; Jane (Bob) Bradford, Saunemin; and John C. (Margaret) Rich Jr., Bettendorf, Iowa. He has three grandchildren.
He worked as a farmer and retired from Pontiac Prison. He is a member of First United Methodist of Pontiac.