Peggy Dees of Vandalia celebrated her 90th birthday on Feb. 20 with a family gathering.
She is the daughter of the late Ernie and Clara Streiff of Greenville. She married Joe Dees on June 22, 1945. She was a first-grade teacher in Vandalia after graduating from Eastern Illinois Teachers College
She has three daughters: Nancy, Marsha and Debbie. In addition to her three daughters and sons-in-law, those present for the celebration included 14 of her 16 grandchildren, two of her 10 great-grandchildren and one of her many grandchildren's spouses.
Millard Mills of St. Elmo will celebrate his 90th birthday with an open house from 2-4 p.m. on Saturday, March 12, at Trinity Chapel United Methodist Church located in Post Oak, rural St. Elmo, hosted by his family.
All friends and family are invited to attend. He requests no gifts.
Cards may be sent to: RR 2, Box 141, St. Elmo, Ill. 62458.