Birthdays (May 31, 2017)

Reception to mark Fadenrecht birthday

The children and grandchildren of Helen V. Faden­recht invite family and friends to a celebration of her 95th birthday with a come-and-go reception from 2-4 p.m., Sunday, June 11, in the Hearth Room of the Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Church, 300 Prairie Pointe.

Mailed greetings may be addressed to 104 N, Wilson St., Hillsboro, KS 67063-1651.

Card shower sought for 100th birthday

The children of Ruth Vander Wilt are hosting a 100th birthday reception and open house on June 3.

The event begins at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 3, at Grace Community Church Activity Center, Newton. Lunch will be served and the family requests no gifts.

She was born in central Iowa June 7, 1917. After the death of her husband in 1990, she moved to Hillsboro in 1992 to live closer to her daughter, Mary Ellen Tippin.

She enjoyed many happy years in Hillsboro making new friends, growing beautiful flowers, attending Parkview Church, and hosting guests in her home.

In 2007, she moved to the Broadway apartments in Newton, which is part of Presbyterian Manor.

Those wanting to express well wishes may send cards to her at: 1200 E. Broadway, Apt. 110, Newton, KS.