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Milton correspondent

Dusty Gaines, Ty, Kim, and Brooke Gaines gathered at the home of Ronnie and Patti Gaines Tuesday evening for their family Christmas. They went to Kenny and Roma Koehn’s at Galva Christmas Eve. Jeff and Jill Koehn and girls and Shawn and Jean Koehn and boys joined them. Dusty Gaines stayed until Friday at Ronnie and Patti’s.

Christmas dinner guests of Lawrence and Lois Sayers were Sandy Sayers, Bruce and Melody Sayers, and Roy Wessel and Sara Sayers. Megan and Jessica Sayers joined them in the evening. Sandy Sayers spent Thursday night with her parents.

Guests of Marvin and Sherol Nightengale Christmas Day were Cathy and Mitch Foote of Manhattan and Brad and Dianne Nightengale, Roger, Laura, and Casey of El Dorado. Jim and Linda Hess, Allie and Amelia of Kearney, Mo., joined them Sunday.

Last Friday night Ella Koehn suffered a heart attack. She spent several days in the Intensive Care Unit at Via Christi Medical Center-St. Francis Campus in Wichita. She is in a private room now. We wish her a blessed recovery.

Royce and Rachel Koehn and Charity of James Port, Mo., and Roland and Kim Koehn, Deby, Doug, Kayla, and Diana met at the home of Renferd and Wanda Koehn, Lonnie, Dalen, and Carolee Saturday evening for their Christmas celebration.

Willie and Cathy Bender and boys of Mifflinburg, Penn., arrived Tuesday at the Vernon Koehn home to spend Christmas. On Christmas day the Benders, Rose Forgy, Melisa and Ryan; Kevin and Jan Jantz, Kayla, Shawna, and Jesse; and Renferd and Wanda Koehn, Lonnie and Carolee were dinner guests of Vernon, Florine, and Judy Koehn. They met again Friday and joined by Dalen Koehn and Luana Isaacs.

Ashley and Josh Wiebe and Seth met Ashley’s brothers and sisters Christmas Eve at the home of Gary and Monica Thiessen for their Christmas.

Josh and Ashley Wiebe and Seth were guests Christmas day of Josh’s grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Bud Schwindt, at Whitewater for a family celebration.

Callers of Joyce Kyle last week were Rose Forgy, Melissa and Ryan, and Bob Kyle, Brody, and Braxton.

James Olberding, Gene Obee, Mary Langenegger, Joyce Kyle, Daniel and Emily Unruh, Amber Langenegger, and Laura Humig enjoyed supper and visiting Saturday evening at the home of Glen and Daytha Langenegger.

Marcella Schmidt and Rachel Koehn treated the Path Exercise Group to a delicious breakfast. Enjoying the breakfast were Ray and Lucille Robinson, Gene Obee, Evelyn Sidener, Bev Morgan, James Olberding, Lowell Larsen, Laverna Parish, and Joyce Kyle.

Joyce attended church in Burns Christmas day and then went to the home of Nick and Sharon Zogelman for a Christmas supper and fun time with family and friends.

Joyce, Glen and Betty Kyle, and Dan and Robin Kyle were dinner guests Christmas day of Bob and Becky Kyle, Brody and Braxton for a bountiful meal and gift exchange.

Wishing everyone a blessed New Year.

Last modified Dec. 30, 2008