Category: Daily Life

Care-givers group to meet Aug. 4 Joan Brubacher will lead the next meeting of the McPherson County Care­giver Support Group from 2:30-4 p.m., Monday, Aug. 4, in the North Con­ference Room at Pine Village Wellness Center, 86 22nd Ave., Moundridge. Brubacher’s topic will be, “Finding Satisfaction and Meaning in the Caregiver Role.” She is a licensed specialist clinical social worker […]

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Anniversaries

Marion couple to celebrate 70th The children of Harlow and Edith (Albright) Warneke are requesting a card shower in honor and celebration of their parents’ 70th anniversary. The Warnekes became sweethearts in their teens, meeting during a skate party. On Aug. 10, 1944, they were married at El Dorado and moved to Marion in 1951. Harlow worked for Hett Implements […]

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Deaths

Robert Lee “Bob” Frantz, 66, of Newton, retired from Jantz Lumber Yard, died July 23 at his home. The service was July 26 at First Mennonite Church, McPherson. He was cremated. He was born Jan. 29, 1948, to Cornelius B. and Dena Boehs Frantz at McPherson. On April 26, 1969, he was married to Janet Fletcher, who survives. Other survivors […]

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Senior Scribbles (July 30, 2014)

hillsboro senior center All of us are ready for August, and wondering where the time goes. It won’t be long until the kids are heading back to school. For those looking for something to do, we need volunteers from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Anyone helping will get their meal free of charge. Chair massages are Tuesday, Aug. 5 and […]

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Daily Life

Hymn sing set for July 27 at HMBC The periodic community hymn sing is planned for 7 p.m. July 27 at the Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Church, 300 Prairie Pointe. Song director for the evening will again be Tim Cassidy, music instructor at several local schools.   4-Hers schedule bake sale July 27 The Marion County 4-H Foods Bake Sale, sponsored […]

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Births

Births

Kenzie Kenzie Klenda Brian and Janet Klenda of Hillsboro announce the birth of their daughter, Kenzie Marie Klenda, born May 31 at Newton Medical Center. She weighed 5 pounds, 14 ounces, and was 181⁄4 inches long. Maternal grandparents are Steve and Michelle Glahn of Marion. Paternal grandparents are Val and Julie Klenda of Lincolnville. Great-grandparents are Gary Helmer of Marion, […]

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Senior Scribble (July 23, 2014)

hillsboro senior center We want to thank everyone for coming to our make-up meal Saturday. Bingo is Wednesday, July 23, after the noon meal, and the monthly birthday meal is July 28. The August menus will be out soon, but one noteworthy item is Friday, Aug. 8, with the center planning a social. The event is from 5 p.m. to […]

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Anniversary

Open house July 27 for couple’s 50th Wally and Marlene (Funk) Kroeker of Hillsboro are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, July 27. The open house will be at Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Church, 300 Prairie Pointe. The couple were married July 18, 1964, at Hillsboro. The celebration is being hosted […]

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Deaths

Frank W. Stika, 83, of Tampa, farm worker and lumber and battery factory employee, died July 14 at his home. The funeral was July 18 at Our Redeemer Lutheran Church in Herington with pastor Troy Slater officiating. Burial was at Lewis Cemetery in Ramona. He was born April 24, 1931, to Martin and Bessie (Vlk) Stika at rural Pilsen. On […]

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Daily Life

Class to feature water aerobics The Hillsboro Family Aquatic Center will offer a water aerobics class beginning at 8 p.m. Tuesday, July 15. The class will meet every Tuesday and Thursday through Aug. 14. Cost is $40 for all 10 sessions or $5 per session. The instructor is Amber Mon­son, who has a doctor of physical therapy degree and has […]

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