’Round the Town
Friends attend funeral
’Round the Town correspondent
Duane and Shirley Hamm of Hillsboro and Greg and Charlene Thiessen of McPherson attended services for Arlo Goossen at First Baptist Church Feb. 19 in Newton.
Linda Friesen was among other family and friends who attended a bridal shower Feb. 20 for Becky Soyez, bride-elect of Scott Peterson, both of Marion. The shower was at the home of Ginger Becker, rural Durham.
Jonathan and Ashlee Herbel and girls of Salina were luncheon guests of the Willis Herbels Feb. 20.
Leroy and Doris Ditikofer of Canton visited the Virgil Oblanders Feb. 18.
Marissa Diener of Lawrence spent the weekend of Feb. 19 with her parents, Tim and Donna Diener. She visited her grandparents, Paul and Arlene Pankratz, Feb. 18.
Norman and Dot Ensz attended a birthday party for their granddaughter, Stephanie Ens, Feb. 20 at Tabor College. Ens’ parents, Joni and Terry Ens of Wichita were among the guests.
First Baptist Church of Durham hosted a Valentine’s Banquet Feb. 20 at the church. Autumn Chisholm catered a meal and the Kevin Herbel family presented a musical program.
Neva Fast of California spent the weekend with her mother, Bonnie Fast.