’Round the Town correspondent
Duane and Shirley Hamm of Hillsboro and Dee and Benita Waggner of Sedgwick attended their sister Norma Ballard’s 80th birthday reception Jan. 9 at Crestview United Methodist Church in Topeka.
Marissa Diener was the honored guest at a birthday dinner Jan. 9 at the home of her parents, Tim and Donna Diener. Other guests included Glen Diener and children and Paul and Arlene Pankratz.
Dave and Joyce Bergen of Goessel and Lee and Kathryn Flickinger of Moundridge were guests Jan. 9 at the Willis Penners.
Orvil and Rosella Suderman attended a birthday celebration for their grandson Derek Suderman’s third birthday Jan. 9 at the home of Dean and Amy Suderman.
The Jost family had a late Christmas gathering Jan. 10 at the Parkview fellowship hall. Attending were Jerry and Joan Jost; Lowell and Eleanor Jost, Amber Jost and children, and a friend of Hillsboro; Karis Jost of Newton; Charles and Twila Siebert and Heather Siebert of Garden City; Heather’s friend Lee of Emporia; Amy and Amara Browing of Deerfield; Keith and Sharla Jost and family of McPherson; and Kent Jost and family of Hesston.