Maudlin, Berg celebrating combined 160 years of birthdays

Lyle Maudlin and Margaret Berg, both of Fairfield, will be celebrating their 80th birthdays this year.

Mr. Maudlin and Mrs. Berg are inviting friends and families to celebrate 160 years with them at an open house from 1:30-3 p.m. Aug. 25 at Jefferson County Park Shelter No. 3.

?Your presence will be gift enough; 80-year-old people have enough ?stuff,?? said the two octogenarians.

Mr. Maudlin retired from the maintenance staff at the State Correctional facility in Mt. Pleasant. Previously, he was a partner in Robinson Plumbing and had worked at Fairfield Hy-Vee Food Store.

Mr. Maudlin has two grandchildren and three great-granddaughters.

Mrs. Berg served as secretary at First Lutheran Church until retirement. She had previously worked at Kramer?s Hallmark and had been a professional seamstress.

She has a son, daughter and son-in-law.