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NORTHWEST OF DURHAM: Many celebrate Thanksgiving

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Hiram and Rhonda Wedel and Brayden of Iowa arrived at the home of their parents Roy and Nadine Davis Wednesday, and returned home Sunday afternoon. Additional guest for supper Thursday were Rick and LaVae Koehn and boys. They also had supper together Saturday evening for Roy and Hiram’s birthdays. Rick Koehn’s family joined them for dinner Sunday.

Wendell and Linda Wedel spent Thursday with her mother at Moundridge Manor.

Richard and Sharon Koehn of De Ridder, Louisiana were weekend guests of Harry and Sheryle Rhodes.

About 200 relatives from many states attended a Julius and Leah Redger reunion held Saturday at Cottonwood Grove School. Henry Redger of Moundridge, and formerly of the community, is the only survivor.

Ransom and Lillian Wiebe held a dinner Thursday with Mark and Kris Wiebe, Karalee, Kayla and Luke, Lance Wiebe and Levi, Jasper and Joni Zeiset and Kelton, Tiffany Koehn, and the Jason Wiebe family as their guests.

Gathering at the Larry and Wanda Koehn home for dinner Thursday were Travis and Sharon Koehn and family, Dalton and Lorna Wiebe and family, Tim and Shelia Koehn and family, Titus and Chelsea Koehn and Kingston, and Amy Koehn.

The Harry Wedel family got together on Thursday for dinner at a school with the Warren and Jane Unruh family as hosts.

Larry and Wanda Koehn were supper guests Nov. 21 at the home of LaVern and Ruth Nikkel at Inman. Additional guests were Delmar and Linda Entz and Rick and Veann Entz.

Ron and Dora Unruh joined other family and friends Sunday for a surprise gathering for Brenda Enns recent birthday and supper at the home of Darren and Corina Enns in Hesston.

Thanksgiving guests of Clayton and Betty Wiebe were Nelson Wiebe, Jordan and Jacob, and Wayne and Lora Lee Wiebe and family.

Merle and Vyla Redger of Montana were Sunday supper guests in the home of Ransom and Lillian Wiebe.

Brad and Jana Millsap and Caleb of Idaho came on Wednesday and spent a week at the home of their parents Merlin and Karletta Wiebe. They also visited other family.

Enjoying Sunday dinner at the home of Richard and Charlotte Wiebe were Clayton and Betty Wiebe, Ransom and Lillian Wiebe, Stuart and Lea Isaac, Jim and Annette Redger, Roger Redger family, and Merle and Vyla Redger.

Lola Redger joined family Thursday in Newton for dinner.

Weekend overnight guests in the home of Clayton Wiebe were Mrs. Miles Unruh and Jeff and Tam Goertzen of Kentucky.

Harry and Sheryle Rhodes and Darren and Meri Kay Rhodes and family took dinner over to the home of Lela Wedel on Sunday.

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