Mary Kistler to turn 80

Staff Writer
Aledo Times Record

The family is honoring her 80th birthday by having a card shower and she would love to hear from all of her family and friends she’s loved through the years. Please send a note of a memory of how she has touched your life. Cards may be sent to 909 W. Main St. Aledo, IL 61231.

Mary was born May 7, 1930 in Aledo to Bill and Mable Rush. On Oct. 20, 1951 at St. Catherine’s Catholic Church in Aledo, she married David Kistler. She has been a member of St. Catherine’s all of her life. She is retired from many years of banking here in Aledo and also worked at Wal-Mart for several years. Her favorite things to do in life are spending time with her great-granddaughters and family, knitting, watching NASCAR and golf. She was named Woman of the Year in the early 1990s. She has touched the lives of many people.

She is the mother to Dan, grandma to Carrie (Mike) McIntire, great-grandma to Quinci, Averi and Marli McIntire, and a very special aunt to Sandy, Derek, and Jackie Bertelsen.