Brighton News

By Pat Remington,

Brighton Correspondent


Ginny Brinton spent June 20-24 visiting her brother, Fritz and Nancy Gowey and family, in Milan, Illinois.

Rita Berry, of Bates City, Missouri, with Megan, of Odessa, Missouri, arrived at the home of her mother, Winifred Fritz, on June 21. On June 22 they held a wiener roast at Winifred?s home. They were joined by Winifred?s daughter Mary and Joel Boatright with Bridget Hollingsworth, of Fairfield, and Winifred?s granddaughters Sophia and Julia Fritz. Rita, Winifred and Megan visited Winifred?s grandson J.D. and Becky Hollingsworth with Noah, of Packwood, on June 23. Rita Berry and Megan returned home to Missouri in midmorning on June 25. That afternoon, Winifred joined her children Tony and Lynn Fritz, of Brighton, and Lucy Dietzman with Brenden, of Keosauqua, on a trip to Cantril.

The annual Pauly family reunion was held June 24 at the home of Winifred Fritz, with all eight of her children present. Approximately 50 guests arrived from Fairfield, Sigourney, Keosauqua, Farmington, Mount Pleasant, Iowa City, Fort Madison, Renwick, Goldfield, Brighton and Johnston.