The family of Ken Gansebom of Carroll is hosting a card shower in honor of his 80th birthday. He was born Feb. 24, 1928. Ken taught music at McCook High School and McCook College from 1961 to 1974. He taught music for more than 50 years at McCook and Palisade. His family include his wife, Sue Gansebom; children, Sarah and husband, Dale Brown of Omaha, Anthony and wife, Shari Gansebom of Fort Calhoun, Mark and wife, Lori Gansebom of Carroll, Suzanne and husband, Dean Burbach of Carroll. He has eight grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Cards of congratulations will reach him at 103 Ericson, Carroll, NE 68723.