Family gathers for Gillet's birthday party

A 75th birthday party for Don Gillet of rural Florence was held Jan. 20 at Burns Community Center with a family lunch and open house.

The celebration was hosted by his children.

Those in attendance were Bob and Jet Bina, Byron Bina, and Richard, Marge, and Ralph Klenda, Lincolnville; Rebecca Bina, Leon; Sandy and Leaha Sellers, LaVonne Ammeter, Joyce Kyle, and Don and Twylah Nightengale, Florence; Ernie and LouAnn Gray, Lynn and Hannah Berns, Tim and Janice Ross, Fordyce and Marge Gray, Bob Moffett, Maude Gaines, Dave and Cyndi Gaines, Harvey and Gwen Gaines, Mack and Hadlye Clark, and Dennis, Brenda, Jesse, Ethan, and Jordan Riggs, Peabody.

Terri Goff, Mary Olson, and Richard and Rhonda Brenzikofer, Marion; Jim and Beulah Gehring, Moundridge; Larry and Marcia Cooper, Manhattan; Deb Gillett and Jim Anderson, Canton; Blaine Ammeter, Ellinwood; J.D. and Mary Beth Gaines, Newton; Andrew, Jandee, McKaylee, and Asher Nave, Overland Park; Seth Post, Derby; Herb and Melinda Gaines, Cassoday; Linda and Jay Willbrand, St. Charles, Mo.; Steve and Melody Magette, Dodge City; Frank and Rosalie Heath, Marie Clark, Virgil and Nancy Lewis, Ronnie and Patti Gaines, and Pat and Janet Post, Burns.