The family of Shirley Lichty of McCook is hosting a reception and card shower in honor of her 80th birthday. The reception is on her birthday, Saturday, April 22, 2017, from 2 to 4 p.m., at Peace Lutheran Church, 411 E. Sixth in McCook. Her family includes Kim (Terry) Bauer of Culbertson, Neb., Tami Lichty and Todd (Kathy) Lichty of McCook, Kevin (Jolene) Lichty of O’Neill, Neb., and Traci (Bob) Hastings of Gering, Neb. She has 9 grandchildren. Cards of congratulations will reach her at 606 E. Second, McCook, 69001.