Schlueter 95th birthday
Norma Jean Schlueter will celebrate her 95th birthday on Wednesday, April 5. She was born April 5, 1922, and spent most of her life in Beardstown, the first of four children of Herman and Bessie (Dyche) Treadway. Norma Jean graduated from Beardstown High School in 1940 and served in the U.S. Navy Reserves from 1944 until 1946. She married Arthur Schlueter on July 20, 1947. Arthur died June 20, 2010. The Schlueters are the parents of three daughters: Susan Guldenstein and Linda Read of Springfield and Cheryl Terwelp of Quincy. She has six grandchildren, and six great-grandchildren. Norma Jean is a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church in Beardstown. She celebrated her birthday with her family in Springfield on Sunday April 2.