BELLFLOWER — Wilma Jean Pritchard Grussing of Bellflower will celebrate her 90th birthday with an open house and card shower from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. July 7 in the Fellowship Hall at Immanuel Lutheran Church of Osman. For those unable to attend, cards may be sent to 510 W. Center St., Bellflower, IL 61724.
She was born July 13, 1929, in Urbana. She married Elmer Louis Grussing on Oct. 9, 1949. He passed away Sept. 18, 2006.
Her children are Allen Grussing, Bellflower; Mary Grussing Williams, Garland, Texas; and John Grussing, Bellflower. There are seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
She is a homemaker and retired in 1986 as head cook of Bellflower School District.
She enjoys Bible study groups, baking cookies, and reading. She is a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church of Osman, Lutheran Women's Missionary League, Immanuel Lutheran Ladies Aid and Bellflower Senior Citizens Social Club.