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Krueger will celebrate 90th birthday

Staff reports

Frances Mewes Krueger will enjoy her 90th birthday July 19, 2009. She will celebrate her birthday with an open house Saturday, Aug. 8, 2009 at her home, during Illinois City Days. She was born July 19, 1919 in Illinois City. She married John W. Krueger Nov. 28, 1948 at Wesley United Methodist Church, Muscatine, Iowa. He is deceased as of 2005. They have two daughters Linda C. (and Thom) Karge of Lancaster, Penn. And Kathleen L. (and Gary) Potter of Illinois City. They have five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

Family and friends are invited to view the parade at 10 a.m., attend a potluck dinner at noon, and a reception from 2-5 p.m. The event is hosted by her daughters and friends. Please no gifts.