Gerald M. Finn celebrates 95th birthday

Gerald M. Finn of Virginia, will celebrate his 95th birthday, August 7. Gerald was born in McIntosh, South Dakota, where his parents moved from Illinois to homestead. They moved back to Virginia when Gerald was five years old.
Gerald married Mary Ellen Trenter and they had been married for 58 years when she died in 2003. They have three sons and two daughters, six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Gerald farmed and was the oldest active auctioneer in Illinois until he reitred six years ago.
Cards and letters are appreciated. Please send them to 8189 Ill. Rte. 78, Virginia, IL 62691.