Gilbert and Edna Hudnall Anniversary


Share
Posted Online: Feb. 18, 2013, 8:43 am
Comment on this story | Print this story | Email this story
Gilbert and Edna Hudnall, of Milan, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Feb. 14 at their home.
They were married Feb. 14, 1953, at the Methodist Church in Rock Island.
Their children Randi (Ron) live in Florida; Terry (Teri) also live in Florida; Les (Kathy) live in Milan; Greg (Melinda) live in Utah; Traci (Mark) live in Davenport; and daughter, Sherri, lives at home with her parents.
Gilbert served in the Korean War for three years and for 12 years in the National Guard. He worked for Oscar Mayer for 18 years and at Western Transportation for 16 years. He also owned and managed Soap E Sud Car Wash, retiring in 2006.
Edna worked for Midwest Mortgage for more than 25 years, retiring in 1995.
They are longtime members of the LDS Church.












 



Local events heading








  Today is Thursday, Aug. 21, the 233rd day of 2014. There are 132 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: Sheriff McLaughlin had the misfortune to dislocate his right shoulder some days ago when his carriage upset. He is now able to walk about but has a very sore shoulder.
1889 -- 125 years ago: A kindergarten was started in the downtown district of Rock Island with the Misses Dodie Hawes and Grace Knowlton as teachers.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Pope Pius X died in Rome.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Rock Island's new theater was named Esquire.
1964 -- 50 years ago: The J.I. Case Co. plant in Bettendorf will add from 150 to 200 employees by Jan. 1 a spokesman for the company said today. The Bettendorf Works today had a payroll of 1,350, but an increased production schedule will require additional people.
1989 -- 25 years ago: The Illowa Council Boy Scouts of America reached and passed its campaign goal in a drive that began 14 months ago by raising more than $2.2 million for the expansion of Loud Thunder Reservation near Andalusia.






(More History)