Milestones

Anniversary

A card shower is requested by the family of Hilmer and Ruth Magnus in honor of their 75th wedding anniversary on July 15.

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Birth

Nevaeh Amanda LeeAnn Gilmore
Allyson Gillmore is the mother of a girl born at 3:10 p.m. on Thursday, May 14, 2020, at HSHS St. Anthony’s Memorial Hospital.
Nevaeh Amanda LeeAnn weighed 6 pounds, 3 ounces, and was 18½ inches long.
Grandparents are Janet and Rafael Torres, and Vett Bates, and great-grandparents are Janet and Tex Ringering, and Shorty and Terri Bates.

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Birth

Calvin Daniel Dothager
Jordan and Calista BreAnn Dothager of Pocahontas are the parents of their first child, a boy, born at 6:54 a.m. on Wednesday, July 10, 2019, at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Breese.

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Birthday

Dwight Wright
Dwight Wright will celebrate his 90th birthday on July 7 and from 1-5 p.m. that day, his family will hold an open house from 1-5 p.m. at the St. Elmo Park Centennial Building.


Cake and punch will be served, and family members and friends are invited. The family requests no gifts.
Those who are unable to attend and wish to send him a card, his address is: 2119 E. 2000 Ave., St. Elmo, Ill. 62458.

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Birth

Charles Allen Dale Wollin
Zachariah and Heather Wollin of St. Peter are the parents of a son, born at 9:28 a.m. on Friday, June 14, at HSHS St. Anthony’s Memorial Hospital in Effingham.
Charles Allen Dale Wollin weighed 5 pounds, 9 ounces, and was 19.5 inches long.
Maternal grandparents are Wade and Loretta Meseke of Shobonier, and Alice Meseke of Shobonier is a maternal great-grandmother.
Paternal grandparents are Ron and Sally Wollin of Farina.
 

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Anniversary

Mike and Connie Rickman of Vandalia celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary last Friday.


A celebration in their honor will be held on Saturday, July 6, at the Vandalia Moose Lodge, starting at 5 p.m.
The Rickmans were married on June 21, 1969, at Second Baptist Church in Vandalia, with the Rev. Leroy Smith officiating.
They have two sons: Chuck and his wife Julie, and Chad and his wife Ellena.
They have five grandchildren: Lauren, Chloe, Sean, Lindsey and Dylan.
No gifts, please.

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