Category: Daily Life

Deaths (Week of August 29, 2007)

Clinton Bentz, 79   Clinton Bentz, 79, retired Kansas Department of Transportation employee, died Aug. 24 at Newman Regional Health Center in Emporia. The funeral was held Aug. 28 at St. John?s Lutheran Church in Lincolnville, officiated by pastor Alan Stahlecker. Burial was in North Tampa Cemetery. He was born March 21, 1928 to Herman and Sophie Bentz in Hope. […]

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Birth- Alex Unruh

Alex Unruh   Mitchell and Carol Unruh of Tampa announce the birth of a son, Alex Craig, born Aug. 21 at Newton Medical Center. He weighed 9 pounds and was 19 1/2 inches long. He has a brother, Deryk, 21⁄2. Grandparents are Ron and Lydia Toews of Sexsmith, Alberta, Canada and Warren and Jane Unruh of Lehigh. Great-grandparents are Harry […]

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Anniversaries (Week of August 29, 2007)
Anniversaries (Week of August 29, 2007)

Anniversaries (Week of August 29, 2007)

Voths to celebrate 60th anniversary   Voth60thAnniv.jpg Marvin R. and Linda Voth of Goessel will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Sept. 3. A family gathering was held in mid-August to celebrate the event. They were married Sept. 3, 1947 at Alexanderwohl Mennonite Church. For most of their married lives, they farmed in rural Goessel and retired and moved to […]

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Happenings (Week of August 22, 2002)

LTCU to hold fundraiser Aug. 23   The Hillsboro Long Term Care Unit will hold a fundraiser meal from 5 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 23, at the Hillsboro Farmer?s Market. In addition to the meal, raffle tickets will be sold for a 50-year-old antique tablecloth as well as a crochet doily. Funds raised from the event will go […]

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Senior Scribbles (Week of August 22, 2007)

Greetings from the Hillsboro Senior Center.

Commondities will be distributed starting at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Aug. 23. Join us Friday, Aug. 24 as Carol Wituk comes and shares about the benefits of massage. Monday, Aug. 27 is our Birthday Dinner. Josh and Lisa Wesner will share special music after lunch. Women are invited to Games, Gab and Goodies after lunch on Wednesday, Aug. 29.

A big thank you to our weekly volunteers: Frieda Birkle, Ann Fast, Irma Groening, Irma Koop, Lois Nuss, Marcella Mohn, Margaret Funk, Louise Rahe, Mariann Unruh and Mildred Jantz.

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Deaths (Week of August 22, 2007

Evelyn Hackney, 86   Evelyn Irene Hackney, 86, former employee of Friendly Acres Retirement Community in Newton and active member of Newton First Baptist Church, died Aug. 13 at Newton Medical Center. The funeral was Aug. 17 at First Baptist Church in Newton, with pastor Terry Tareila officiating. She was buried at Restlawn Garden of Memories in Newton. She was […]

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Births (Week of August 22, 2007)
Births (Week of August 22, 2007)

Births (Week of August 22, 2007)

CarlsonMariaBaby.jpg Maria Carlson Lucas and Julie Carlson of Bel Aire announce the birth of a daughter, Maria Gianna, born Aug. 2 at Wesley Medical Center in Wichita. She weighed 6 pounds 13 ounces and was 18.5 inches long. Grandparents are Ronnie and Susan Carlson of Lincolnville and Tom and Kathleen Reichenberger of Andale. Great-grandparents are Joyce and Ruth Ann Carlson […]

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Engagements (Week of August 22, 2007)
Engagements (Week of August 22, 2007)

Engagements (Week of August 22, 2007)

ArmbristerSudermanEngage.jpg Armbrister, Suderman to wed   Pam and Bill Armbrister of Wichita announce the engagement and the approaching marriage of their daughter, Shanna, to Ryan Suderman, son of Rodney and Shirley Suderman of Hillsboro. The bride-elect is a 1999 graduate of Halstead High School. She completed a life science degree at Kansas State University in 2003 and a master?s in […]

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Anniversaries (Week of August 22, 2007)
Anniversaries (Week of August 22, 2007)

Anniversaries (Week of August 22, 2007)

Brenzikofer.jpg Brenzikofers to celebrate anniversary? Richard and Rhonda (Rath) Brenzikofer of Marion will be guests of honor, Aug. 25, at a reception for their 50th wedding anniversary. The event will be from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Community Center in Burns, hosted by their daughters and families. The Brenzikofers were married Aug. 25, 1957 at Florence Methodist Church. .Their […]

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Happenings (Week of August 15, 2007)

Blood drive scheduled for Aug. 17? A Red Cross blood drive is scheduled from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 17 at United Methodist Church, 905 E. D St., Hillsboro. Walk-in donors are welcome, but those with appointments will have first priority. To make an appointment, call 1-800-GIVE LIFE. Child development screening Aug. 21 A free screening for children […]

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