News: Washburn Locals (4 Apr 1963)


Contact: Dolores (Mohr) Kenyon



Surnames: Hanson, Carstensen, Opelt, Juntunen, Stevens, Winters, Wall, Vincent, Wahlen, McKeen, Rizner, West, Junchen, Steinle, Handke, Short


----Source: Clark County Press (Neillsville, Clark Co., WI.) April 4, 1963


Washburn Locals (4 April 1963)


Earl Hanson of Washburn returned home recently from a trip to Beloit with Harry Carstensen, also of the Shortville area, to find that friends had organized a surprise birthday party. The group greeted him with a birthday song as he walked in the door.  Present in addition to Mr. Carstensen and Mr. Hanson were: Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Hanson, Mr. and Mrs. William Hanson of Marshfield; Mr. and Mrs. William Opelt and Mr. and Mrs. Everett Juntunen.


Mr. and Mrs. Irving Stevens entertained her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Tom Winters, and sisters, Mrs. Floyd Wall and husband and Mrs. Jim Vincent, last week Tuesday in honor of the birthdays of Mrs. Wall and Mrs. Stevens.


Mrs. Elsbeth Wahlen of Madison, and Mr. and Mrs. Dale McKeen and son of Minneapolis spent the weekend at the William Rizner home. Other Sunday dinner guests there in honor of the confirmation of their daughter Elsbeth, were: Mr. and Mrs. James West and daughter, Carol, and Mr. and Mrs. Harold Junchen.


Mr. and Mrs. Fred Steinle and Mr. and Mrs. Gilbert Handke and daughter of Milwaukee spent the weekend at the Kenneth Short home in Neillsville.  Other Sunday dinner guests there in honor of their son, Kenneth, Jr., were Mrs. Frank Short and Mr. and Mrs. Walter (names cut off).



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