Mary Ann (Pickens) Bennington, of Bourbonnais, celebrated her 90th birthday with friends and family Oct. 26 at the Bickford. She was born Oct. 19, 1929. She was married to Joseph Bennington on July 8, 1954, until he passed away in 2012.
Mary Ann worked four years at Presence St.Mary’s Hospital in Kankakee; six years for the RCA Corporation in Canonsburg, Pa.; and 25 years in the Joliet High School library until she retired Jan. 31, 1990. She enjoys word-seek puzzles and spending time with family and friends.