Louise Ridgeway is turning 100!

Staff Writer
Aledo Times Record

Louise Ridgeway of Aledo will celebrate her 100th birthday with an open house hosted by her children on Saturday, Dec. 10 from 2 - 4 p.m. in the community room at Vashti Village Apartments in Aledo. All friends and relatives are welcome to attend. Please use the east patio door. No gifts please, but cards may be sent to: Louise Ridgeway, 609 NW 4th Ave., Aledo, IL 61231.

Louise was born Dec. 9, 1911 in Disco to Flora and Leslie St. Clair. She lived most of her life in southeastern Iowa, moving to Illinois in 2004.

Her children are Louisa (Virgil) McCormick, Moline; Betty Leslie, Aledo; Tom (Leann) Ridgeway, Anamosa, Iowa; Gary (Debra) Ridgeway, Iowa City, Iowa; and Sharon (James) Conner, Port Byron, and step-children Treva Hawbaker, Fairfield, Iowa; Leota Boyce, Camdenton, Mo.; Rex (LaVelle) Ridgeway, Fairfield (Rex deceased).