Hespen 50th Anniversary
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.