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Tampa news revolves around Christmas

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Barney and Linda Bernhardt and Megan Martin of Wichita were dinner guests of Adeline Bernhardt on Dec. 28.

Tom and Dee Duggan and Jane Vajnar were among those attending the funeral of Glennon Crowther on Dec. 28 in Roxbury. Crowther was a lifelong resident of Marion County’s “north end.”

Nikki Stenzel and Mark Gilford of Manhattan, Greg Stenzel, Betty Stenzel, Ronnie and Lisa Hanschu and Anna, Frank and Anna Mae Stika, and Jeanne Gaza were supper guests of Tom and Lori Moldenhauer on Dec. 27, celebrating Nikki Stenzel’s birthday.

Gary and Carole Spohn went to Nebraska on Dec. 27 and spent Dec. 28 with Ryan and Jamie Spohn, Adam, Lauren, and Luke in Lincoln for a belated Christmas celebration.

Ronnie and Lisa Hanschu and Anna and Becky Basehor were supper guests of Frank and Anna Mae Stika on Dec. 26.

Adeline Bernhardt spent Dec. 22 to 25 with Carl and Kathy Hubbard in Wellington. Additional Christmas dinner guests were Donna Hubbard and Chris and Dee Anna Stout and Gabby of Wellington. Barney Bernhardt visited in the afternoon to take his mother to Wichita, where she stayed until Dec. 28 with Barney and Linda Bernhardt. Other family members joined them Christmas evening.

Ryan Spohn, Adam, and Lauren were Dec. 26 overnight guests of his parents, Gary and Carole Spohn. Georgia Spohn was an additional supper guest.

Christmas dinner and supper guests of Frank and Anna Mae Stika were Tom and Lori Moldenhauer and Ronnie and Lisa Hanschu and Anna.

Leona Kleiber welcomed several guests into her home for a carry-in supper on Christmas. Guests were Terry and Cindy Vinduska of Marion, Jill Vinduska of Orlando, Fla., Daniel and Melissa Stuchlik, Tanner, and Allie of Pilsen, Lynn and Peggy Kleiber and Kendra Baumberger of Salina, Nick Kleiber of Concordia, Tim and Amanda Baxa and Sophia of Wichita, Dale and Andrea Klenda, Elijah, and Evan of Pilsen, Dean and Becky Routh and Danielle of Augusta, Melody Routh of Lakeland, Fla., and Allison Routh of Kirkland, Wash. After supper, the group exchanged gifts and visited after dessert. The Routh family were overnight guests and returned home Dec. 26.

Darla Hall of Lee’s Summit, Mo., Adam hall of Springfield, Mo., and Deb Hall and Kaylee of Herington were Christmas weekend guests of Tom and Dee Duggan.

Paul and Edna Backhus welcomed Ophelia Jacobson and Greg Jacobson of Hope, John and Wanda Lewis, Paul, Luke, and Sarah of Wichita, Mike and Jennifer Jay and Cody of Hillsboro, Tom and Bev Reid of Marion, Phyllis Mueller, Rodney Mueller, Brad Backhus, Jason Backhus, and Alisha Barney as Christmas dinner guests.

Pamela and Bill Fillmore of Cottonwood Falls took Christmas dinner to Tillie Hein.

Glenn Kerbs of Dodge City visited Tampa late Dec. 24 and accompanied his mother, Lucille Kerbs, to the church Christmas Eve service. After the program, Russ and Julie Kerbs, Rustyn Kerbs, and Jesse and Ashton Smith and Sydney joined them at Lucille’s home for supper. Glenn was an overnight guest, and he and Lucille ate at a restaurant in Hillsboro before he returned to Dodge City.

Chris and Sharon Magnuson and Elyse and Father Paul Oborny of Wichita, Dan and Kim Oborny, Ethan, and Logan, and Jane Vajnar were Christmas guests of John and Kathy Oborny.

Ronnie and Jody Heath, Danielle, and Tyler of Salina spent Dec. 24 with Phyllis and Rodney Mueller.

Lynn and Peggy Kleiber of Salina visited his mother, Leona Kleiber, Dec. 24 en route home after bringing their grandsons, Elijah and Evan, home to their parents, Dale and Andrea Klenda.

Nikki Stenzel and Mark Gilford of Manhattan were supper guests of Frank and Anna Mae Stika after church on Christmas Eve. After the meal, they exchanged gifts.

Lucille Kerbs went to Abilene to visit Connie Thompson and Taylor on Dec. 23. Allison Sluder joined them for dinner out.

Melissa Stuchlik, Tanner, and Allie visited Leona Kleiber on Dec. 22 to help bake and decorate gingerbread men.

Tim Kerbs took Lucille Kerbs to Wichita on Dec. 22 for an appointment. They ate a late dinner out.

Jane Vajnar was an overnight guest of Marc and Wendy Stroede of Kanopolis on Dec. 26 and a Dec. 27 dinner guest of Jon and Wanda Sneat of Carneiro.

Susie, Cecilia, and Julie Rziha were caroling in Tampa. They visited Tom and Dee Duggan when they arrived at their home.

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