Willie Lenich had his 90th birthday. To celebrate he would like to receive cards with photos from the "old days," and short notes of memories from his younger years.
Mr. Lenich was born June 3, 1926, in West Frankfort, to Ben and Ann Lenich. He was raised in Orient.
He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II.
He was married for 64 years to Virginia "Dude" Hubbard, who is now deceased.
Willie retired from Ford Stamping Plant in Chicago Heights after 35 years.
He has one daughter, Joy Daly, who he lives with in Sublette; and two sons, Bob of Florida, and John of Plainfield. He also has seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Cards may be sent to 1753 Todd Road, Sublette IL 61367.