Robert E. Peterson will celebrate 90th birthday

Staff reports

Robert Peterson of Reynolds will celebrate his 90th birthday with his family at the home of Tony and Jamie Baugh (granddaughter) on Sunday, Sept. 6.

He was born Sept. 5, 1919 and married Helen Dunlap March 8, 1942.

He retired from International Harvester- East Moline after 33 years in a supervisory capacity.

He served 44 months in the Army during WWII; was Mayor of the Village of Reynolds for 12 years; is a member of Andalusia Masonic Lodge, Reynolds Methodist Church, and is a charter member of American Legion Post 1166.

His children are Gary Peterson, of Dixon and La Jane Lindburg of Rock Island. There are five grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

Anyone wishing to send cards, the address is P.O. Box 235, Reynolds 61279.