Mary Wax

The family of Mary (Jones) Wax requests a card shower in honor of her 99th birthday on March 16. Cards may be mailed to Careage, 811 E. 14th St., Wayne, NE 68787.

Mary was raised on a farm near Carroll, earned her teaching certificate at Nebraska Normal College (WSC), taught country school, married her sweetheart (Ora Wax), raised wonderful children, serves her church family and continues to bring joy to those around her.

In other news

The family of Lorena Bernbeck of Stanton is requesting a card shower for her 80th birthday on March 27.

An open house will be Saturday, March 30, from 2 to 4 p.m. to celebrate the 90th birthday of Ella Klug. Her family is hosting the event in the lower level of Saint Paul’s Lutheran Church.

The family of Don Siedschlag is requesting a card shower in honor of his 89th birthday on March 24.

The family of Ray Weaver is requesting a card shower in honor of his 80th birthday on March 21.

Nadine Wacker of Battle Creek will be celebrating her 90th birthday on March 28. Please join her husband, Don, and their children, Kathy Martz, Vicky and Bruce Luhr, Jan and Jerry Prauner and Sue and Carl Bernstrauch in wishing her a wonderful day!

Mabel Braun of Atkinson will be celebrating her 100th birthday on Saturday, March 23. A card shower in honor of her birthday has been respectfully requested by her five daughters.

The family of Ruth Elsberry is requesting a card shower in honor of her 90th birthday on March 25. Her children are Linda (Rusty) Petersen, Betty (John) Peterson, Brenda Ealey, Jolene Smith and Bruce (Krystal) Elsberry.

Addie Scheve, a long-time resident of Battle Creek and Norfolk, will celebrate her 100th birthday with an open house on Thursday, March 28, from 2 to 4 p.m. in the chapel at Heritage of Bel Air, 1203 N. 13th St., in Norfolk.

The family of Mary (Jones) Wax requests a card shower in honor of her 99th birthday on March 16. Cards may be mailed to Careage, 811 E. 14th St., Wayne, NE 68787.