James Vonderheide, of Shumway, will celebrate his 75th birthday on Sunday March 16, 2014 with a noon meal for family and invited guests and an open house hosted by his family from 2-4 pm at the Community Building in Stewardson.
Jim was born March 13, 1939 to Henry and Helen (Meyer) Vonderheide, one of five children. He married Mary Louise Ruholl on September 30, 1961. They have four children; Wanda Tabbert of Shumway, Travis (wife Gina) Vonderheide of Shumway, Jill (husband Scott) Winter of Altamont and Shannon Vonderheide (deceased). They have 11 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren. Since retiring from grain and hog farming, Jim enjoys collecting, restoring and showing his antique tractors.
Cards may be sent to Jim at 121 North 2400 East Rd., Shumway, IL 62461.