Round the town


Pearl Koch had lunch Wednesday with Dorothy Helmer at Newton.

Betty Meier and Edie Ollenburger were honored Friday with a birthday dinner at the Mexican restaurant. Others there were Geraldine Frick, Sheila Nuss, Lois Nuss, Jane Miller, Pearl Koch, Carol Ollenburger, Virginia Fadenrecht, Shirley Hamm, Frances Unruh, and Arlene Pankratz.

Sheree Leppke of McPherson took her mother, Ruth Ann Penner and her mother-in-law, Helen Leppke of Peabody to see the large greenhouse at Leroy Saturday.

Jessi (Ollenburger) Brengman of Wichita was the honored guest at a layette shower Sunday at the home of Kent and Ginger Becker, rural Durham.

Elda Mellott of Peabody spent the weekend with Jerry and Joan Jost.

Bill and Betty Meier were Sunday dinner guests of Willabeth and Socco Gonzalez at Newton.

Tyler and Dianne Ewert of Wichita brought supper and visited Sunday evening at the home of Elgin and Rubena Bartel.

Irma Groening attended a first birthday party for her great-granddaughter, Sara Groening, at the home of her parents, Justin and Tina Groening at Marion.

Recent visitors at the Paul Pankratz home were Irene Bezdek of Hillsboro and Jay and Luella Burkhart and Dorothy Seibel of Newton.