Girton to celebrate 90th birthday


AMBOY — Mary Ellen Girton, of Amboy, will celebrate her 90th birthday on May 15, 2017.

She was born May 15, 1927 and was married to the late James L. Girton.

Mary has five children: James M. (Jodi) Girton, Patricia (Neal) Pitzer, Janelle (Roger) Noble, Greg Girton and Mary (Mike) Anderson.

She has 10 grandchildren: Michael (Nicole Supan) Girton, Michael Slingsby, Tracey (John) Simpson, Jamie (Cory) Johnson, Chris (Lauren) Noble, Chad (Ashley) Noble, Clifton (Jeni Montavon) Noble, Colby (Kate) Anderson, Krystle (Cody) Larson and Kyle Anderson.

She also has 15 great-grandchildren: Haley, Kelsey, Connor, Lucas and Trevor Simpson, Tyler, Payton and Rylee Johnson, Graham, Benjamin, Caiden and Camryn Noble, Duncan and Olive Anderson, Brooklyn Larson.

Cards may be sent to Mary at 670 US Rt. 52 Amboy, Illinois 61310.