Charles Robert Brown of Ellinwood will celebrate his 80th birthday on July 9, with a card shower.
Tom Van Brimmer will celebrate his 80th birthday from 2 to 5 p.m. on July 6, with a Come and Go reception at 552 ½ Clay Street in Hoisington.
Merna Mills will celebrate her 85 birthday on July 12 with a card shower. Cards may be sent to 201 W. 8th Terrace, Apt. 8, Lawson, MO. 64062.
Elma Laughlin Lepej of Great Bend will celebrate her 98th birthday on June 30, with a card shower.
Norman Klepper of Ellinwood will celebrate his 95th birthday on June 23, with a card shower. Norman was born on June 23, 1919, in Ellinwood. His children are Larry Klepper of Ellinwood, Joyce Ware of Wichita, Richard Klepper of LaVeta, Colo., Marlene Panning of Great Bend and Diane Nemnich of Ellinwood. He has nine grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
Richard Bollig will celebrate his 95th birthday on June 20th.
Glynnese Jones will celebrate her 90th birthday with a reception from 2 to 4 p.m. on June 14 at The Page in Great Bend.
William Edgar Sturtz will celebrate his 80th birthday on June 24, with a card shower.
Velma V. Stieben of Otis celebrated her 90th birthday on May 28th.
Mary Brown, a lifetime resident of Hoisington, will celebrate her 90th birthday on June 5th with a card shower.
Hilda Siefkes will celebrate her 100th birthday on May 31, with a family gathering.
Louise Brack will celebrate her 90th birthday on June 6, with a card shower. She was born on June 6, 1924 in Rush County. She attended Stoney Seven School and Otis High School. On Aug. 21, 1942 she married Morris Brack. He died on May 24, 1983. She has two children, Alan Brack of Bison and Dian Quint of Loveland, Colo.; five grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
Geneva C. Samora will celebrated her 90th birthday on May 15. She has 10 children; three sons with Arthur Perez, deceased first husband, Paul Perez, Louis Perez, and Phillip Perez; and seven children with Ruben F. Samora, deceased in 2009, Gloria Zorn, Teresa Wadsworth, all of the Wichita area, Anna Pierce, Vicky Harmon, Mabel Adams and Rita Burns, all of the Hoisington area, and the late Richard Samora, deceased in 2000. She has 30 grandchildren; and over 45 great-grand children and great-great-grandchildren.
Viola Deutsch celebrated her 95th birthday on May 1st. She was born on May 1, 1919.
Elbert "Elbie Hapes will celebrate his 80th birthday on May 8 with a card shower.