Hucke to celebrate 100th birthday


LeMoyne Hucke of Wilton will celebrate his 100th birthday Oct. 15. He resides at Leland Smith Assisted Living in Wilton, which is under lockdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic. His son and daughter-in-law will be wishing him a happy birthday from the outside through the window.

LeMoyne was born Oct. 15, 1920 in Muscatine. He married Gloria Dunker in 1948, and was employed at the Rock Island Arsenal until retiring in 1978.

He is a World War II veteran, and enjoys fishing, hunting and farming. He has a son, Gary Hucke; one grandchild and two great-grandchildren.

Greetings can be sent to LeMoyne at Leland Smith Assisted Living, 309 Ovesen Dr., Wilton, IA, 52778.