Oscar and Helen McElroy

Posted: Sep. 24, 2017 12:01 am

The family of Oscar and Helen McElroy of Augusta, Ill., is requesting a card shower in honor of the couple's 65th wedding anniversary on Sept. 28. They were married in 1952 in Rock Island.

Mr. McElroy is the son of the late Ollie and Orma McElroy. Mrs. McElroy is the daughter of the late Alfred and Jessie Junk.

They are the parents of Linda (James) Kiesow, Port Byron; Alfred (Peggy), Buffalo, N.Y.; Larry (Becky), Bowen; and Kent (Shannon), Carthage. They have five grandchildren and one great-granddaughter.

The couple are still engaged in farming. Cards of congratulations may be sent to 2765 E Highway 61, Augusta, IL 62311.

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