Leorah C. Johnston of Decatur will celebrate her 102nd birthday Thursday, June 5, with family and friends during a dinner at Decatur Country Club. Cards and letters to 861 Karen Drive, Decatur IL 62526 are welcome.
Mrs. Johnston was born June 2, 1912 in Shelbyville. She married Kenneth Perryman in 1929 in Paris, IL. He died in 1963. She married Everett I. Johnston in 1965 in Dollville, IL. He died in 1986.
She is the mother of Barbara F. Dwyer of Madison, IN and Larry Perryman of Decatur. A son, Robert L. Perryman, is deceased. She is the stepmother of Robert C. Johnston of Decatur and Thomas Johnston of Burr Ridge, IL.
She has 10 grandchildren, 5 step grandchildren, 23 great grandchildren, 2 great-great grandchildren, 8 great step grandchildren and 15 great-great step grandchildren.