Weddle -- 90th
MATTOON -- Gene Weddle of Mattoon will celebrate his 90th birthday on Friday. A card shower will be held in his honor.
He was born May 17, 1929, in Pana, the son of Kirk and Amelia Waddle. He married Sue Weddle on Sept. 21, 1987, in Vandalia.
His children are Stephen Weddle (deceased); Mike (Barb) Weddle, Greg (Susan) Weddle; Todd (Arelia) Weddle (deceased); Lisa (Kenneth) Bland; Timothy (Monista) Weddle (deceased); Amy (Larry) Houser; and Elias (Marie) Weddle, all of Pana; and step-children Shawn (Sherri) Towle of Trilla; Angela (Jeff) Caudell of Mattoon; and Peggy Towle of Sullivan. He has numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Mr. Weddle is retired from Triangle Center in Taylorville as a substance abuse counselor. He enjoys spending time with family.
Cards may be sent to him at 3220 Champaign, Mattoon, IL 61938.