LOCAL

Open house set for Bernice "Bunny" Wille

Staff Writer
Aledo Times Record

Bernice "Bunny" Wille, Milan, will be honored at an open house Aug. 15 in observance of her 85th birthday.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend from 1-4 p.m. at Oakview Country Club, 1601 S.W. 3rd Avenue, Aledo. No gifts please.

Bernice Frances Larson was born Aug. 15, 1925, in Rock Island, the daughter of the late Oscar and Frances Hughey Larson. She graduated from Rock Island High School in 1943. She married Frank Wille on July 27, 1944 in Dixon. He is deceased.Bernice is retired from the Rockridge School District. She is a member of First Lutheran Church, Rock Island; Reynolds Legion Auxiliary; Blackhawk Retired Teachers and Mercer County Retired Teachers.

Her children are: Michael (Sandy Brown) Wille, Sebring, Fla; Patrick (Terry) Wille, Milan; Pamela Ryser, Milan; and Mark (Lisa) Wille, Aledo.  She has 11 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.