An open house in honor of Jake's 80th birthday, Ardis's 75th birthday, and their 55th year wedding anniversary will be held from 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday, July 13, at the Bigwood Event Center, Best Western the Falls Inn, 925 Western Ave., Fergus Falls.Anniv.Lillestol.1Anniv.Lillestol.2

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Lillestol’s celebrate ‘triple crown’

Published 4:13am Monday, July 8, 2013 Updated 6:19am Monday, July 8, 2013

The celebration will be hosted by their children, Susan, Steven, Kathy, and Karen.

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