Andress celebrates 90th birthday

Staff reports

Aileen Andress will celebrate her 90th birthday on March 9, 2010. Her children have planned an open house for her on March 7 from 2-4 p.m. at the First Baptist Church of Aledo. All relatives and friends are invited to attend. Instead of gifts we encourage you to bring a food donation for the Mercer County Food Pantry.

Aileen was born in Eliza to Joe and Agnes Zimmerman. She married Lyle Andress on Feb. 23, 1944. He passed away on Oct. 7, 1984. Her children are Don (Marilyn) Andress, Illinois City, Roger (Jodie) Andress of Aledo. Grandchildren are Jason (Tammy) Andress, Linsey Andress and fiancee (Mike Warren), and Amber Andress. She has one great-grandchild, Susie.