Northwest of Durham correspondent
The Dayton Unruh family hosted the Isaac Dirks family reunion June 13 at the Sugar Creek School near Galva. Several families from the area attended.
Jana Wiebe came home from California on June 9 after teaching there this past year. She will spend the summer with her parents, Merlin and Karletta, and family.
The Troy Wiebes hosted a family picnic June 9 in their backyard. Guests were Greg and Charlene Wedel and family, Wendell and Linda Wedel, Dale and Kathy Jantz, Connie Becker, and Garret Halstead, Butch, and Ruthann of Hutchinson. They celebrated Charlene’s birthday.
Gene and Jaraine Redger attended the wedding of their grandson, Daniel, June 12 at Carey Park in Hutchinson.
Hiram and Rhonda Wedel arrived at the Roy Davis home after spending time in Branson, Mo. They stayed the weekend with Roy and Nadine, and departed June 14 for their home in Pulaski, Iowa.
Dinner guests in the Ransom Wiebe home on June 13 were Roy and Nadine Davis and Eileen, Rick and LaVae Koehn, Hiram and Rhonda Wedel, and Greg and Charlene Wedel and family.
Troy and Marla Wiebe and family and Wayne and Loralee Wiebe and family were dinner guests June 13 of Merlin and Karletta Wiebe.
Katelin Unruh attended the wedding of her friend Rhonda Miller to Bret Butler on June 12 at Whitestone Mennonite Church in Hesston. She was a bridesmaid.
Dara Wedel of London, England, has been visiting relatives and friends in the area. In a month, she will leave for Spain to teach English.
Allen and Heather Martin and family visited their parents, Bruce and Cheryl Dirks, on June 12. They have returned to the U.S. after doing mission work in Ghana, South Africa. They will stay about a week. The Allen Martin family, Bruce and Cheryl, and Charlene Becker had dinner with Melvin and Vera Dirks on June 14 at Moundridge Manor. Bruce and Cheryl, the Martin family, Ruston and Lydia Dirks and Chaniel, Marlin and Bethany Weibe, Chet and Melissa Boehs, and Sarah Peachy were guests June 14 at the Jarold Koehn home for an outdoor Dutch oven supper.