The family of Wanda Nickels Witt wants to help her celebrate her 90th birthday with a reception at 2 p.m. on Oct. 6 at the Claflin United Methodist Church. Helping her celebrate will be her son, Jim Nickels and his wife, Barb of Hutchinson; her daughter, Judy Ray and husband Bob, of Hoisington; her daughter, Janelle Bennett and husband Craig of Alden; and her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Opal A. Weaver will celebrate her 99th birthday with an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. on Sept. 21 at the Cedar Park Place gathering room. Friends and family are invited to share in the celebration. Hosts for the event will be her children, Max and JaNelda Manor of Wamego, Gene and Karen Weaver of Wichita, Donna Campbell of Larned, Keith and Oleta Beckwith of Great Bend, Terry and Carolyn Holland of Baton Rouge, La., and Gary and Vicki Pillard of Marysville.