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Hespen 50th Anniversary

February 18, 2019 GMT

Bob and Jean (Siemsen) Hespen, of Peotone, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a trip to Lake Geneva. The event was hosted by their family.

The couple was married Feb. 8, 1969, in Peotone.

They have three children: Jennifer (Chad) Hix, of Batavia; Chris (Jennifer) Hespen, of New Athens; and Matt (Rhea) Hespen, of Manteno. They also have seven grandchildren.

The Hespens enjoy the farm in Magnolia, spending time with their grandchildren, volunteering at church and sewing.