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Mokena man celebrates life at 100: After decades of hard work, Ray Knieriem becomes centenarian

November 20, 2017 by Amanda Stoll, Assistant Editor News

It would be an understatement to say times are different now than they were when Ray Knieriem was born 100 years ago on a farm in Orland Township.

Historically speaking, Nov. 19, 1917, was a Monday with a high of 45...