Category: Daily Life

Happenings (Week of Oct. 24, 2007)
Happenings (Week of Oct. 24, 2007)

Happenings (Week of Oct. 24, 2007)

Mary Franz Celebrates 101 years FranzMarie.jpg Mary Franz celebrated her 101st birthday with family members and Park Village residents Oct. 9 at Park Village. She was born Oct. 10, 1906, to Susie and Klaas Wiens of Hen?derson, Neb. In 1928, she was married to George Franz who predeceased her in 1980 after 52 years of marriage. She has three sons, […]

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Senior Scribbles (Week of Oct. 24, 2007)

Greetings from the Hillsboro Senior Center.

On Thursday, Oct. 25, Paul Jantzen will share his ?Fall Wildflowers? slideshow for Thursday Theatre. Marion County will offer a flu shot clinic from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Oct. 26 at the Senior Center. Join us Monday, Oct. 29 for our Birthday Dinner and special music after lunch by Bob and Helen Fenstermacher. On Halloween, Wednesday, Oct. 31, you are invited to wear black and orange or a costume. After lunch, ladies are invited to stay for Games, Gab and Goodies.

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Deaths (Week of Oct. 24, 2007)

Willard S. Dirksen   Willard S. Dirksen, farmer, died Oct. 15 at Schowalter Villa in Hesston. The funeral was Oct. 18 at Alexanderwohl Mennonite Church in Goessel. He was buried in Alexanderwohl Mennonite Church Cemetery. He was born April 6, 1931, to John and Alice (Schmidt) Dirksen in Goessel. On Oct. 16, 1991, he was married to Maribeth Iserhardt, who […]

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Anniversary- Baltzers to mark 60th anniversary
Anniversary- Baltzers to mark 60th anniversary

Anniversary- Baltzers to mark 60th anniversary

JonaMaryBalzeranniversary.jpg Jona and Mary Baltzer of Hillsboro will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with an open house from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 28, at the Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Church fellowship hall, 300 Prairie Pointe. The Baltzers were married Oct. 30, 1947, at Ebenfeld Mennonite Brethren Church, rural Hillsboro. They have two children, Carol and Dwayne Janzen, and […]

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Birth- Owen Miller
Birth- Owen Miller

Birth- Owen Miller

Owen Miller OwenMiller.jpg Adam and Debbie Miller of Hillsboro announce the birth of a son, Owen Winston, born Oct. 7 at Newton Medical Center. He weighed 7 pounds, 4 ounces and was 20 inches long. Paternal grandparents are Doug Miller and Holly Swartzendruber of Hillsboro, and Linda Miller of Silver City, N.M. Maternal grandparents are John and Zora Darrow of […]

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Weddings (Week of Oct 24, 2007)
Weddings (Week of Oct 24, 2007)

Weddings (Week of Oct 24, 2007)

Armbrister, Suderman wed? ArmbristerSudermanWedding.jpg Shanna Armbrister and Ryan Suderman, both of Kansas City, were married in an evening ceremony Sept. 1 at The Grand Chapel in Wichita. Pastor Gaylord Goertzen officiated the double-ring ceremony. The bride is the daughter of William and Pamela Armbrister of Wichita. The groom is the son of Rodney and Shirley Suderman of Hillsboro. Bridesmaids were […]

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Happenings (Week of Oct. 16, 2007)
Happenings (Week of Oct. 16, 2007)

Happenings (Week of Oct. 16, 2007)

Clara Bredemeier to celebrate 100 years   BredemeierClara.jpg Clara Bredemeier of Marion will celebrate her centennial birthday with God and worshippers at Valley United Methodist Church in Marion. Following the service she will share events of her life over dinner and a social gathering of immediate family members. She was born Oct. 23, 1907, to Susan Jane and William Hammer […]

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Senior Scribbles (Week of Oct. 17, 2007)

Greetings from the Hillsboro Senior Center. We hope you will share a meal with us this week.

Thursday, Oct. 18 is Fall Day, so wear your favorite fall sweater or sweatshirt to the Senior Center. Oct. 18 is also the 47th annual meeting of Senior Citizens of Marion County at the Marion Senior Center. Registration begins at 11 a.m. On Friday, Oct. 19, Men?s Coffee will begin at 3 p.m. Fall Foliage Day is Tuesday, Oct. 23. Please bring foliage to share.

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Deaths (Week of Oct. 17, 2007)

Arnold Boettcher   Arnold W. Boettcher, 94, retired farmer and stockman, died Oct. 12 at the Golden Living Center in Marion. The funeral was Oct. 16 at St. John?s Lutheran Church in Lincolnville. He was buried in the Lincolnville Cemetery. He was born Oct. 28, 1912, to Fredrich and Minna Roever Boettcher near Antelope. He never married. He is survived […]

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Births (Week of Oct. 17, 2007)
Births (Week of Oct. 17, 2007)

Births (Week of Oct. 17, 2007)

Brody Ryan Litton LittonBrodyBirth.jpg Travis and Stephanie Litton of Newton announce the birth of a son, Brody Ryan, born Aug. 24 at Wesley Birthing Center, Wichita. Grandparents are Steve and Cindy Wedel of Abilene, and Jim and Betty Litton of Beloit. Great-grandparents are Neva Litton of Beloit, Martha Schmitt of Beloit, Nathan and Myrtle Wedel of Abliene, and Anna Mae […]

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