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Saturday, Sep. 24, 2016
Johnson birthday (09/23/16)
Wrigley Quinn Johnson Jay and Jordan (Rieker) Johnson of McCook announce the birth of their daughter, Wrigley Quinn Johnson, born Aug. 30, 2016, at Community Hospital in McCook. She weighed 7 pounds, 4 ounces and measured 20 inches long. She has one sister, Reeslyn, 2. ...
Matson birth (09/23/16)
Axell Allen Matson Bart and Kayla Matson of Culbertson, Neb. announce the birth of their son, Axell Allen Matson, born July 3, 2016, at Cambridge, Neb. He weighed 6 pounds, 11.5 ounces and measured 19.5 inches long. Grandparents are Rusty and Penny Minard of Bartley, Neb., David and Sue Matson of McCook, Neb., and Della Matson of Bullhead City, Ariz. ...
Ohlson birthday (09/23/16)
90th birthday The family of Mavis Ohlson of Cambridge Neb., is hosting a reception and card shower in honor of her 90th birthday on Saturday, Oct. 1. She was born in 1926 in Norton County, Kan. The reception is Saturday, Oct. 1, 2-4 p.m. at Cambridge Heritage Plaza, dining area, in Cambridge. ...
Powers birhday (09/23/16)
70th birthday The family of Charlie Powers of McCook is requesting a card shower in honor of his 70th birthday on Sunday, Oct. 2. He worked for Burlington Northern-Santa Fe railroad for 31 years and lived in Trenton for many years, until moving to McCook in 1994. ...
Pfanstiel birthday (09/23/16)
60th birthday The family of Charlene Pfanstiel of McCook is requesting a card shower in honor of her 60th birthday Sunday, Oct. 2. She was born in Imperial, Neb. Her family includes her husband, Grant Pfanstiel of McCook; son, Shawn Pfanstiel and wife, Katie (and granddaughter, Emma) of Grand Island, daughter, Kim Pfanstiel of Grand Island, Neb., and stepson, Doug Pfanstiel and wife, Diane (grandchildren, Chase and Breanna), all of Lincoln. ...
Martin birthday (09/23/16)
95th birthday The family of Kenneth Martis of McCook is requesting a card shower in honor of his 95th birthday on Sunday, Oct. 2. He was born in 1921 in Edison, Neb. Cards of congratulations will reach him at Hillcrest Nursing Home, Room 415, 309 W. Seventh, McCook, NE 69001...
Krotter birthday (09/20/16)
80th birthday The family of Fred Krotter of McCook is requesting a card shower in honor of his 80th birthday, Sunday, Sept. 25. His family includes his wife, Nada; children, Kevin and wife, Marsha; grandchildren, Lance and Chase; and his dog, Ziggy. Cards of congratulations will reach him at 811 East E, McCook, NE 69001...
Ruf birthday (09/16/16)
75th birthday The family of Ed Ruf of Wilsonville, Neb., is requesting a card shower in honor of his 75th birthday on Sunday, Oct. 2. He was born at St. Catherine Hospital in McCook, Neb., in 1941. He has been a lifelong resident of Wilsonville. His family includes wife, Ruth Ruf of Wilsonville, Kevin and Barb Ruf of Long Island, Bill and Bev Ruf of Keller, Texas, Bob Ruf of Oberlin, Kan., and the late Sherri Ruf; 8 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. ...
Ficken birthday (09/16/16)
100th birthday Come help celebrate Edna Ficken's 100th birthday at an open house at Brookdale McCook on Saturday, Sept. 24, from 2 to 3 p.m. She was born Sept. 28, 1916, at her grandparents' home, south side of Eustis, Neb. After graduating Eustis High School, she taught in rural schools until her marriage to Herman Ficken in 1938. ...
Quigley birthday (09/16/16)
94th birthday The family of Mitty Arminta (Huggins) Quigley of Indianola, Nebraska, is requesting a card shower for her 94th birthday Monday, Sept. 19. Her family includes her husband, Stan Quigley of Indianola, children, Jacque (Quigley) Baker of Lincoln, Nebraska, Scott and Kari (Ellis) Quigley of Indianola, Steve and Cindy (Housley) Quigley of Indianola, seven grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Cards of congratulations will reach her at 39276 Rd 720, Indianola NE 69034...
Johnson birthday (09/09/16)
80th birthday The family of Richard Johnson of McCook is requesting a card shower in honor of his 80th birthday on Wednesday, Sept. 14. He was born in McCook. His family includes his children, Teresa Slaby and Rick and Kim Johnson of McCook, Joanie and Mike Eastman of Lincoln, Neb.; 11 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and his dog, Lucy. Cards of congratulations will reach him at 304 East 5th, McCook, NE...
Fletcher birthday (09/02/16)
Birthday celebration The family of Janet Fletcher of McCook is requesting a card shower in honor of her birthday on Tuesday, Sept. 6. Her family includes children, Judy (Jack) Tuttle of Lincoln, Neb., Mark (Glenda) Fletcher and Leigh (Pat) Farrell, all of McCook; seven grandkids and numerous great-grandkids. Cards of congratulations will reach her at Hillcrest Nursing Home, 309 W. Seventh, Room 410, McCook, NE 69001...
Quigley birthday (08/30/16)
96th birthday Stan Quigley will celebrate his 96th birthday on Monday, Sept. 5. He was born in 1920, on his grandfather's homestead in the house he still lives in today. He graduated from Red Willow High School in 1938 and has been a life-long resident of Red Willow County. Cards of congratulations will reach him at 39276 Road 720, Indianola, NE 69034...
Farley birthday (08/26/16)
80th birthday The family of Don Farley of Lincoln, Neb., is requesting a card shower in honor of his 80th birthday Saturday, Sept. 3. He lived in Indianola, Neb. for many years and was principal at the high school in Indianola. His family includes wife, Carol Farley of Lincoln; children, Shannon and Mike Denny of Valley, Neb., Susan and Don Partridge of Wahoo, Neb., Ross and Jennifer Farley of Lincoln; 12 grandkids and six great-grandkids. ...
Bauguess birthday (08/26/16)
75th birthday The family of Lorine Bauguess of McCook is requesting a card shower in honor of her 75th birthday. Cards of congratulations will reach her at 808 E. Fourth, McCook, NE 69001.
Zink birthday (08/26/16)
105th birthday The family of Mildred L. Zink of McCook is requesting a card shower in honor of her 105th birthday that was Aug. 21, 2016. She was born in 1911 and graduated from Red Willow High School. She then graduated from nurses training in Denver, Colo., and worked at the U.S. ...