PERU – Myrtle Hitchins of Peru, formerly of rural Mendota, will be celebrating her 96th birthday on Saturday, July 30, 2022. Myrtle Harriett Setchell was born July 30, 1926, in Mendota to her parents, Clifford and Ethel Setchell.
Myrtle married Joseph Wayne Hitchins of Mendota on April 2, 1949. They raised four children, Nancy Luke of Hoopeston; Stanley (Leslie) Hitchins of Bloomington; Joseph (Debbie) Hitchins of Eureka; and Gary (Cathy) Hitchins of Peru. Myrtle has 13 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
It would be fabulous for any friend or relative in the area to share a birthday greeting with Mom, Grandma, and Great-Grandma Myrtle Hitchins.
Her mailing address is: Myrtle Hitchins, Liberty Estates, Apt. 235, 1107 31st St., Peru, IL 61354-3818.