Category: Daily Life

Weddings (Sept. 24, 2014)

Weddings (Sept. 24, 2014)

Pontious, Turner wed June 21 Wedding Alycia Pontious and Timothy Turner, both of Emporia, were married at 4 p.m. June 21 in a double-ring ceremony at Aulne United Methodist Church. Officiating the wedding was Warren Lee Olson, pastor of Aulne UMC. Parents of the bride are Sheila Williams of Marion and Ben Pontious of Ponca City. The groom’s parents are […]

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Card Shower (Sept. 24, 2014)

Card Shower (Sept. 24, 2014)

Backhus turns 90, cards requested Backhus The family of Mary Anna Backhus is requesting a card shower for her 90th birthday Oct. 12. Mary Anna and her late husband, Adolph, who was born and raised in Tampa, farmed and operated a dairy northeast of Hope for many years. They moved to Herington after retiring. She has two daughters, Verdie (Keith) […]

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Daily Life ( Sept. 24, 2014)

CGHS to host blood drive Sept. 25 The Future Business Leaders of America student organization at Canton-Galva High School will host an American Red Cross blood drive from 1:30-6:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 25, at the Community Center, 100 W. McPherson, Canton. Appointments can be made by calling 1-800-RED-CROSS or online at redcrossblood.org. A blood-donor card or driver’s license, or two […]

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Senior Scribbles (Sept. 24, 2014)

Hillsboro Senior Center We want to thank everyone for coming to Saturday’s fundraiser. Bingo is Sept. 24 and the jam session is scheduled for Sept. 25. It’s a lot of fun, and we hope others will join in. The monthly birthday dinner is Sept. 29. Calendars for October are ready. Stop by and pick one up soon. I will be […]

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Deaths (Sept. 24, 2014)

• weston dean jost and nora mae jost, two- day-old twins, of Burdick, died Sept. 17 at Stormont-Vail Medical Center at Topeka. A private family graveside service was Sept. 20 with the twins’ maternal grandfather, pastor Wendell Davelaar, officiating at the Burdick Methodist Cemetery. Weston Dean and Nora Mae were born Sept. 15. Survivors include their parents, James and Rachel […]

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Daily Life (September 17, 2014)

CGHS to host blood drive Sept. 25 The Future Business Leaders of America student organization at Canton-Galva High School will host an American Red Cross blood drive from 1:30-6:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 25, at the Community Center, 100 W. McPherson, Canton. Appointments can be made by calling 1-800-RED-CROSS or online at redcrossblood.org. A blood-donor card or driver’s license, or two […]

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Deaths (September 17, 2014)

• RAYMOND MARTINEZ, 74, of Marion, died Sept. 9 from injuries he received in a vehicle accident. Services are pending with Zeiner Funeral Home, 205 Elm St., Marion. • MARILYN L MONTGOMERY, 83, of Lincolnville, a long-time clerk at Centre School District, died Sept. 11 at Wesley Medical Center, Wichita. The service was Sept. 16 at St. John’s Lutheran Church […]

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Anniversary open house set for Funks

Anniversary open house set for Funks

Funk 60th anniversaryBW Eldon and Esther (Frantz) Funk are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary with an open house from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 21, at Trinity Mennonite Church, 211 S. Elm St., Hillsboro. The couple were married Sept. 21, 1954, at Johannesthal Mennonite Church, Hillsboro, with pastor Delton Franz officiating. Eldon retired from Cooperative Grain and Supply […]

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Cards sought for VanBuren’s 80th

Cards sought for VanBuren’s 80th

CARDVanBurenCOLOR Delores (Yoakem) VanBuren of Burns is celebrating her 80th birthday on Friday, Sept. 26, and her family is requesting a card shower in her honor. She grew up in the Wonsevu and Burns area. Cards may be sent to her at: 661 40th Rd., Burns, KS 66840.

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Celebration slated for Hein’s 90th

Celebration slated for Hein’s 90th

CARDHeinOpenHouseCOLOR A come-and-go 90th birthday celebration for Edward Hein is planned from 2-4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 28, at Hillsboro Senior Center, 212 N. Main St. He was born Oct. 2, 1924, in Hillsboro. The family is requesting friends and relatives to share memories to make his day special. No gifts.

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