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Mr. and Mrs. Allen

Published: Sunday, Sept. 23, 2012 5:30 a.m. CST

HUNTLEY – Alva and Joyce Allen of Huntley will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Sept. 30 with an open house at Randall Oaks Golf Club.

Joyce C. Drendel and Alva H. Allen were married Oct. 3, 1962, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Huntley. They have resided in Huntley all their married life.

They took ownership of the Huntley Supermarket in 1974. After 30 years in the grocery business, they retired.

They continue to be active in the community, working for Huntley School District. They enjoy spending time with family and close friends, relaxing in Wisconsin and traveling.

They have three children, Kenneth and Leonard Allen of Marengo and Catherine (Timothy) Ruetten of Sycamore.

They also have eight grandchildren, Nathan, Brandon, Catlyin, Jordyn, Jason, Bradley, David and Paul.

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