Clair Thompson of Edgington, formerly of Aledo, will be honored at an open house on Sunday, Aug. 11.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend from 2-4 p.m. at the Depot in Aledo. No gifts please.
Mr. Thompson was born on Aug. 14, 1928 in Viola. He later married Marilyn Shaffer.
He retired from farming in rural Aledo and Heck and Anderson Farm Implement.
His children are Daniel (Cindy) Thompson, Aledo; David (Elaine) Thompson, Aledo; Jeff Thompson, Aledo and Larry Thompson, Aledo, Tim (Jennifer), Illinois City.
He has nine grandchildren, six great grandchildren and two great grandchildren on the way.