Category: Daily Life

Daily Life (May 24, 2017)

Parkview to host hymn sing Sunday Parkview Church, 610 S. Main St., Hillsboro, will host a hymn sing at 7 p.m. Sunday, May 28. Glenn and Sheila Litke will be leading the singing. Participants can request hymns of their choice. The public is invited to attend. Information May 25 about foster care KVC Behavioral Health representative Pam Loewen will lead […]

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Deaths (May 24, 2017)

• roberta (friesen) Isaac, 77, died Sunday, May 21. She was born Aug. 4, 1939, to Martin and Marie (Plett) Friesen southwest of Meade. On June 30, 1961, she was married to Alvin Isaac, who survives. The service is at 11 a.m. Thursday, May 25, at Park­view Mennonite Brethren Church in Hills­boro. Visita­tion is from 6-8 p.m. Wednes­day at Jost […]

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Anniversaries (May 24, 2017)

Anniversaries (May 24, 2017)

Smith’s to celebrate 60th anniversary The children of Royal and Mary (Sangwin) Smith of Marion request a card shower for their parents 60th wedding anniversary on June 2. They were married June 2, 1957, at the Methodist church at White City. Family will be at Eastmoor United Methodist Church Sunday, May 28, to honor this anniversary. Cards may be sent […]

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Engagements (May 24, 2017)

Engagements (May 24, 2017)

Troxell, Huxman plan to wed in July Aaron and Melissa Troxell of Edmond, Okla., and Rod and Kay Huxman of Moundridge announce the engagement of their children, Kaleigh Troxell and Kyle Huxman. Maternal grandparents are Mike and Margaret Hazelip and Jack and Malinda Troxell, both of Owasso, Okla. Paternal grandparents are H.R. and Geneva Siefker, McPherson, and Melvin and Wanetta […]

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Daily Life (May 17, 2017)

Scholars to lecture at Alexanderwohl Two distinguished scientists will present the findings of their research and its connection to Men­nonites at 7 p.m. May 21 at Alexanderwohl Menno­­nite Church near Goessel. Since 1979, Michael Crawford of the University of Kansas has been collaborating with Mennonite communities of Kansas on biological aging and the history of Alexanderwohl. He has published the […]

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Deaths (May 17, 2017)

• allen a. abbott, 82, of Marion, with a career in U.S. Army and after retiring with the U.S. Postal Service, died May, 8 at St. Luke Living Center in Marion. Services were May 12, and burial was at the Abi­lene Cemetery, Abilene. He was born Oct. 27, 1935, to James and Aliene Roberts Abbott Hargrave at Poplar Bluff, Mo. […]

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Senior Scribbles (May 17, 2017)

hillsboro senior center Haris Zafar will be here at 11 a.m. May 17 to do hearing checks, and footcare is also May 17 starting at 12:30 p.m. Marion Home Health will be doing the footcare. Volunteers are needed and with the summer break, please give us a call as long as you are 16 years of age. If interested in […]

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Daily Life (May 10, 2017)

Stucky to speak on area Indian trails Local history buff Brian Stucky will talk about pioneer and Indian trails in the Goessel area at 7 p.m. May 13, in the 1906 Prep School, located at the Mennonite Heri­tage and Agricultural Museum in Goessel. The program is free and open to the public. TEEN will meet in Marion May 16 The […]

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Engagements (May 10, 2017)

Engagements (May 10, 2017)

Michelle Keener and Tyrell Goossen Couple to wed June 10 in Newton David and Kris Keener of Mitchell, Neb., and Tim and Cherie Goossen of Hillsboro, announcement the engagement and upcoming marriage of their children, Michelle Lyn Keener and Tyrell Wayne Goossen. The bride-to-be graduated from Mitchell (Neb.) High School in 2012 and earned a bachelor of science in agriculture […]

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Deaths (May 10, 2017)

• bruce bartel, 63, of Hillsboro, died May 1 at Hillsboro Community Hospital in Hillsboro. A time to gather and celebrate his life is from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday May 6 at the First Mennonite Church Fellowship Hall at Hillsboro. He was born Sept. 3, 1953, to Morris and Vera (Berg) Bartel at Hillsboro. On Oct. 26, 1974, […]

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