Category: Daily Life

Deaths (Week of June 6, 2007)

Roberta Bitikofer   Roberta Bitikofer, 86, died June 3 at Schowalter Villa in Hesston. The service was June 5 at Spring Valley Mennonite Church in rural Canton with Bruce Anthony officiating. Burial was at the church cemetery. She was born Aug. 15, 1920, to Harry and Edna (Beck) Selzer in Peabody. On Oct. 10, 1940, she was married to Allen […]

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Senior Scribbles (Week of June 6, 2007)

A movie and popcorn will be offered after lunch Thursday, June 7, at the Hillsboro Senior Center.

The center will hold a fund-raising garage sale and silent auction from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. June 8 and from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 9. Profits will be used for ongoing expenses.

Mary McFadden will offer foot care and speak after lunch for ?Hug Your Feet? day June 12.

Jeanne Rziha will be offering diabetes classes from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. June 12, 19 and 26. Cost is $15 per class and $10 for materials. To sign up, call the pharmacy or Jeanne at 947-3048.

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Jordan, Ewert wed May 19 in Abilene
Jordan, Ewert wed May 19 in Abilene

Jordan, Ewert wed May 19 in Abilene

JordanEwertWedding2.jpg ?Click image to enlarge Gail Elizabeth Jordan and Dwight Harley Ewert were married May 19 at the Kirby House in Abilene with pastor Bruce Anthony officiating. Attendants for the couple were Lorelei Jordan, daughter of the bride, and Brenda Ewert and Amy Shelton, daughters of the groom. Ring bearer was Riley Shelton, grandson of the groom. The bride wore […]

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Anniversary- Sudermans married 65 years May 25
Anniversary- Sudermans married 65 years May 25

Anniversary- Sudermans married 65 years May 25

SudermanEliEdnaNow Anniv.jpg SudermanEliEdnaThen Anniv.jpg Click image to enlarge Mr. and Mrs. Eli Suderman had an early celebration of the 65th wedding anniversary with a family reception and dinner May 13. Edna Koop married Eli Suderman May 25, 1942, at the Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Church. Their children are Donald and June, Ken and Carla Koslowsky and Lyle and Julie, all of […]

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Engagement- Braun, McAtee to marry July 21
Engagement- Braun, McAtee to marry July 21

Engagement- Braun, McAtee to marry July 21

BraunMcAteeEngage.jpg Click image to enlarge. Heidi Braun and Todd McAtee, both of Shawnee, announce their engagement and approaching marriage. The bride-elect is the daughter of Ron and Dena Braun of North Newton. She graduated from Tabor College with a bachelor?s degree in elementary education and is employed as an English as a second language teacher with the Kansas City public […]

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Senior Scribbles (Week of May 30, 2007)

Games, gab and goodies will be held after lunch Wednesday, May 30, at the Hillsboro Senior Center.

Donut Day starts at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, June 1.

Mary McFadden will be here for foot care by appointment from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 5. Karrie Rathbone, associate professor of biology at Tabor College, will speak after lunch for World Environment Day.

Jeanne Rziha will be offering diabetes classes from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. June 5, 12, 19 and 26. Cost is $15 per class and $10 for materials. To sign up, call the pharmacy or Jeanne at 947-3048.

The center will hold a fund-raising garage sale and silent auction June 8 and 9. The center is looking for donated clothes, household items, small appliances and miscellaneous items, which may be dropped off at the front entryway. Profits will be used for ongoing expenses.

Those who would like to begin receiving the monthly newsletter can call 947-2304 or stop by the center.

A big thank-you to our weekly volunteers: Irma Koop, Irma Groening, Bonnie Funk, Darlene Matz, Carol Ollenburger, JoAnne Faurot, Mariann Unruh and Louise Rahe.

 

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Wedding-Herzet, Siebert wed April 20
Wedding-Herzet, Siebert wed April 20

Wedding-Herzet, Siebert wed April 20

SiebertWedding.jpg Click image to enlarge. Todd Siebert and Lori (Kraus) Herzet were married April 20 at Trinity United Methodist Church in El Dorado with pastor Steve Hysom officiating. Matron of honor was Vickie Kraus, sister-in-law of the bride. Best man was Ty Siebert, brother of the groom. Escorting the bride was brother Don Kraus. Colton Siebert and Garrett Hoffner presented […]

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Deaths (Week of May 30, 2007)

Misty Childs   Misty Marie Childs, 27, chiropractic assistant for Sharenberg Chiropractic in Hillsboro, died May 22 in Wichita. Services were held May 26 at Haverhill Christian Church in Augusta. Burial was at Leon Cemetery. She was born Nov. 5, 1979, to Timothy M. and Charlene (Holt) Donnelley. On Sept. 4, 1999, she was married to Mike Childs, who survives […]

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Births (Week of May 30, 2007)

Alyera Koehn Jaran and Chelsea Koehn of Greensburg announce the birth of a daughter, Alyera Grace, born May 22 at Pratt Regional Medical Center. She weighed 6 pounds, 5 ounces and was 18 1/2 inches long. Grandparents are Kevin and Tracy Leffler of Canton, the late Mark Cramer and Troy and Cherri Koehn of Inman. Great-grandparents are Jerry and Marjorie […]

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Anniversaries (Week of May 30, 2007)
Anniversaries (Week of May 30, 2007)

Anniversaries (Week of May 30, 2007)

35smith_royal_now.jpg 35smith_royal_then.jpg Smiths celebrating 50th anniversary Royal and Mary (Sangwin) Smith will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 9, at Eastmoor United Methodist Church in Marion. They were married June 2, 1957, in White City. Hosts are their children, Craig of Ozawkie, Jandee Moore and Jaella Hett of Marion […]

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