Pearl Evans, of Bonfield, will celebrate her 80th birthday on Nov. 16 with a family gathering. The event will be hosted by her four children: Susie (Mace) Clutter, Eugene (special friend Kris) Evans, Steve (Sally) Evans, all of Bonfield; and Rick (Donna) Evans, of Kankakee. She has 11 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
Sally was born Nov. 16, 1934, in Jackson, Minn. She was married to the late Everett Evans. She retired from Kroehler Manufacturing Company. She is a member of Bonfield Evangelical United Methodist Church and the Central Illinois Green Club and was previously a member of the Bonfield Lion's Club and Good Sam RV Club.