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David and Lynne Schweppe to celebrate 25th anniversary

Staff reports

Pastor David and Lynne Schweppe, former Aledo residents now living at 24204 Hillcrest Drive, Sterling, IL 61081, will be celebrating their 25th anniversary on Aug. 18. They will be honored at a family gathering Sunday, Aug. 16, in Knoxville.

Pastor Schweppe was pastor at Messiah Lutheran Church, Aledo, for 13 years. Lynne was employed by the Mercer County Health Department.

They are the parents of three children; Jon, Kristin, and Jacob. Jon and Kristen are both graduates of Aledo High School and are now attending Augustana College, Rock Island. Jacob is a seventh grader in Sterling.