Peter Claeys will observe his 100th birthday
Peter Claeys, 2025 East 1st Street, Milan, formerly of Preemption, will be honored at an open house in observance of his 100th birthday. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a celebration from 2-4 p.m. at the Sherrard Fire Station; 101 1st Street, Sherrard.
No gifts, please.
Peter was born June 16, 1910, in Mineral. He married Mildred Hollins on May 18, 1940 in Moline. She is deceased.
His children are Diane (Norm) Lake, Sharon (Bill) Sutton, Linda (Steve) DeBacker. He has six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
He worked for John Deere Plow/Planter, retiring in 1970.