News: Willard (15 May 1969)

Contact: Dolores (Mohr) Kenyon

Surnames: Jordan, Sears, Gosar, Stanley, Fortuna, Pekol, Trunkel, Shaw, Zimmer, Pernic, Horn, Baltus, Halbrader, Pozega, Olson, Knute, Machan, Podobnik, Pakiz, Volovsek, Neilsen

----Source: Clark County Press (Neillsville, Clark Co., WI) 5/15/1969

Willard (15 May 1969)

A daughter, Kristi Lynn, was born May 5, to Mr. and Mrs. William Jordan of Minneapolis, Minn. Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Ludwig Jordan of Willard. Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Arnold Sears, Minneapolis.

Mr. and Mrs. Anton Gosar and Mrs. Mary Gosar visited last Tuesday at the Marshfield hospital with Bruce Stanley of Granton, Tony Fortuna and Frank Pekol.

Anton Trunkel was moved recently from the hospital to the Marshfield convalescent Center.

Mr. and Mrs. Anton Gosar and children, Valentine and Margaret, and Mrs. Mary Gosar visited Mr. and Mrs. Alton Shaw in Marshfield last Tuesday and were dinner guests. They helped Theresa Shaw celebrate her sixth birthday. Mrs. Mary Gosar also visited Mrs. Ray Shaw.

Mr. and Mrs. Frank Zimmer and family of Indiana spent the weekend with her father, Anton Fortuna, at the Marshfield hospital.

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Pernic and children of Mundelein, Ill., were weekend guests of their parents, Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Horn and Mr. and Mrs. John Pernic.

Rain and hail came to our community off and on for about three days in a row.

Friends and relatives helped Joan Baltus celebrate her 12th birthday Saturday night at the home of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Lyle Baltus. Mrs. Victor Halbrader made and decorated the birthday cake. A lunch was served, followed by a social hour.

Sunday dinner guests at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Pozega were Ernie Olson of Chicago, Ill., Ronald Olson and children, Cheryl, Lisa, Dough and Michelle, and Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Knute, all of Fairchild.

Mr. and Mrs. Charles Machan of Lyons, Ill., spent from Thursday until Monday at their cabin in the Tioga area and with relatives there and in the Gorman area.

Mr. and Mrs. Emil Podobnik have returned from Milwaukee, where they visited relatives.

Mr. and Mrs. Frank Pakiz, Mr. and Mrs. Alfonse Volovsek and Mr. and Mrs. Hank Neilsen spent Saturday and Sunday at Austin, where the men took part in the singing festival.



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