On December 5, 1940 the last little bird was delivered to Afton and Pearl Bird. Linda Janese Bird was raised in Mendon with her six siblings, Darlene, Dale, Renee, Lauralee, Deon and Karl.

Joyce Johnson Palmer is observing her 90th birthday on July 21. Joyce married Clyde Palmer in 1949 and six wonderful children blessed this union.

Fred Bingham will mark his 95th birthday Saturday, May 2. Fred was born on the family farm in Linrose on May 2, 1925, to H. Raymond and Emma Rich Bingham. The eighth of 12 children, he always had a ready playmate. Fred attended Lincoln and Roosevelt schools in Linrose and graduated in 1943 f…

Alzina Thornton Egbert celebrated her 90th birthday on Feb. 16, 2020. She was born on Feb. 15, 1930 in Kuna, Idaho; the first child of Lavar and Alzina Thornton. She married Clair Egbert in 1950. They had six children: Herald, Alzina, MaraLu, Denise, Dean, Tami. Friends may visit her at her …

Alzina Thornton Egbert will be celebrating her 90th birthday on February 16, 2020. She was born on February 15, 1930, in Kuna, Idaho; the first child of Lavar and Alzina Thornton. She married Clair Egbert in 1950. They had six children: Herald, Alzina, MaraLu, Denise, Dean, Tami. Friends may…

Virginia Louise Kuhl Knutsen is celebrating her 80th birthday. She was born in Manhattan, New York, on Jan. 6, 1940. Her Parents, Howard and Louise Kuhl shortly after moved to New Jersey and then West Chester, Pennsylvania. Virginia had a younger sister, Gail, who was born seven years later.

A lot has happened since October 27, 1929! Come share some memories and visit with Dale as he celebrates turning 90! Here are the details: Saturday, November 2, anytime between 1-4 p.m. at the LDS Whitney church building located at 1440 South 1600 East, Preston. No gifts please.

On October 22nd, Vaudis Sharp Porter celebrated a great milestone — her 100th birthday. On her 95th birthday she said, “Well, I’ve made it this far, I may as well make it to a hundred.” When Vaudis sets a goal, she accomplishes it.

Happy 80th Birthday to Charlotte Skinner, the most wonderful, giving, and loving mom ever. You are the greatest! Love, your family

Lucille was born and raised in Highland, Utah. She married Kenneth Roberts in 1947. Work brought them to Preston in 1957. Lucille is the mother of three children, Sharleen, Gary and Dale, all deceased.

Come wish Roger Carter a “Happy Birthday” at an open house in the Preston City Park underneath the Rotary Shelter on Saturday July 20, from 6:30-8 p.m. No gifts please.

Lafe was born June 17, 1929 to Thomas Jepsen and Anna Christena Christensen in Mink Creek Idaho.  Lafe came from very humble beginnings he was raised on the family farm, was educated until the 8th grade and began his future with wife Rayma Long when he was 19. He later became a master mechan…

Happy Birthday to Shirley Keller who turned 95 on June 3.  Mother of four girls, grandmother of nine, great-grandmother of 32 and great-great grandmother of six with two more on the way.  She is a wonderful example of love and kindness.  A family celebration of her birthday was held on June 1.

Look Who’s Turning 90!!! Happy Birthday to the best Father, Grandfather, Great-Grand Father, and Uncle there ever was. We are all so blessed to have you in our lives. We hope you have a wonderful birthday with many more to come. Enjoy your day and know that your family loves you more than wo…

Venna Swainston Herd was born February 6, 1919, at her grandparents home in Whitney, Idaho. Her father had just returned from duty in WWI and due to a flu epidemic had to view his firstborn through a bedroom window. Her parents were John E. and Annie J. Jensen Swainston. She was the oldest o…

Judith Wood Mitchell will celebrate her 80th birthday on December 12th.  She was born December 12, 1938, in Lake Shore, Utah.  She is the oldest of four daughters born to Ferris and Adella Wood. She married David Mitchell in the Salt Lake Temple on January 3, 1957. They lived in Germany the …

The family of James D. Boyce, of Oxford, will host a celebration of his 90th birthday on Saturday, Nov. 24, 2018 from 2 - 4 p.m., to be held in Clifton at the community center.  Everyone is invited.

What do you get when you add up five brothers, 11 children (and their spouses), 46 grandchildren, six great grandchildren, and one wife? 80 wonderful years with Gaylin Sant Fuller!  Happy birthday, Dad! We love you!

The family of Gordon J. Seamons will celebrate his 90th Birthday at an Open House held in his honor on October 13, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Paradise Third Ward Cultural Hall, located in Paradise Utah, next to the old Cracker Barrel. NO gifts please! For those unable to attend, Birthday W…

Join us at an open house to celebrate the 80th birthday of Hope Mylroie, Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018, from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Franklin City building, 128 E. Main, Franklin, Idaho. 

Ruby Fay Preston Edwards was born Sept. 7, 1938, in a Los Angeles hospital while the family lived in Torrance, California.  Her parents, Ernest and Helen Preston built the home.  She had an older sister, Alma and three brothers:  Wesley, Richard and Ray.  She and Ray had a deal as youngsters…

On Saturday, July 21, from 2-4 PM, the children of Carl Wallace and Joyce Nelson Bingham will be hosting an open house at the family home in Linrose (1367 S. Linrose Road) to celebrate their parents’ 90th birthdays. They wish to extend an invitation to family and friends to come visit and to…

Shhhhh!! It’s a surprise! The family of Joene Martin would like to invite any of her family and friends that would like to come and celebrate her 80th birthday with her. It will be held at the Preston Fire Station on July 7, 2018 from 11 to 3. She would love it if you would come celebrate! B…

Travis Buttars Johnson was born on June 3, 1938 in Dayton Idaho. He celebrated this special occasion with his family

Byron Frank Knutsen was born on 13 May 1938 in St. Clairsville, Ohio. He was the first child for Frank and Evelyn Knutsen and later there were two sisters and one brother. His early school years were in a few towns in Ohio. His college degrees were first in Indiana and later a Masters in Che…

The family of John and Lorine Palmer warmly invites family, community friends, former students, and former work colleagues, to join us in an open house in honor of John’s 80th birthday on Saturday, April 14 at the Whitney church (1444 South 1600 East, Preston, ID) from 2-4 pm.

            Family and friends gathered at the Heritage Home in Preston Tuesday to sing “Happy 104th Birthday” to Anna Condie on April 3. For the last five years, she’s been the community’s oldest resident.

Jesse L. Johnson Jr. will celebrate his 80th birthday on Dec. 3. He was born in Egypt, Idaho, and has spent his life there on the family farm. He drove a feed truck for the grain growers for many years. 

Please join us in celebrating Eugene Keene’s 90th Birthday, Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017, open house from 3-5 p.m., at the Preston 5th LDS Ward auditorium, located at 213 S. 2nd E., Preston, Idaho. No Gifts Please!

Denton Whitney Greene will be celebrating his 80th birthday on Sept. 2, 2017. Family and friends are invited to an open house at the Weston LDS Ward building in Weston, Idaho, from 4-6 p.m. that day. Denton was born on Sept. 2, 1937, to Platt Bennett Greene and Fern Whitney of Weston, Idaho,…

2017 is an epic year for Eldon Talbot and Ina Woodward Bennett as they celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary and their 90th year birthdays.

Mother of five, grandmother of 20, great-grandmother of 36. Donna will celebrate her 90th birthday on Aug. 20, 2017, and is a wonderful example of integrity and faithfulness to all her posterity. 

The family of Sue McMullin Beckstead is excited to celebrate her 80th birthday on Aug. 19, 2017. There will be an open house for any wishing to help us celebrate on that date from 6-8 p.m. at the Beckstead Farmhouse located at 6645 N. Westside Hwy, Clifton, Idaho. 

The family of Ardell Clegg Merrill Lyon wishes to announce her 90th birthday on Monday, July 3, 2017. There will be an open house at Heritage Senior Living, in Preston, that day between 2 and 4 p.m. Light refreshments will be served. 

James George Nielsen celebrated his 80th birthday at an open house held with family and friends. 

Rayma Jepsen celebrated her 85th birthday on March 24, 2017. She was born at Mapleton, Idaho, to Rufus and Lettie Long. She has been married to Lafe Jepsen for almost 69 years. Her family honored her with a family meal, lots of hugs, and memories. 

Reed O. Griffiths will be celebrating his 90th birthday on March 18, 2017, from 2-4 p.m. at the Weston LDS Ward Church in Weston, Idaho. Reed was born March 18, 1927, to Jesse William Griffiths and Bertha Loretta Olsen in Clarkston, Utah, and is the fifth of eight children. He graduated from…

On Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017, Beverly Burns celebrated her 90th birthday. Just as beautiful today as she was when she was 18, and married Alvin Demar (Doc) Burns. 

The year 1926 was an exciting year. On Feb. 8, Walt Disney Studios was created. The first “talkie” movie, “Don Juan,” debuted on Aug. 5 in New York City; while the work world was changed forever when Henry Ford, on Sept. 25, announced a new eight-hour, five-day work week. In October, Babe Rut…

Thayne K Hodges, known commonly as Cedar, will celebrate his 80th birthday a few months earlier this year. 

March 30, 2016  BETTY NELSON  Betty Nelson will turn 90 on April 1, 2016. We are celebrating her birthday Saturday, April 9, from 1-4 p.m. in the LDS church at 213 S. 200 E., Preston, Idaho. Everyone is welcome. Cards only please.

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