Fritz receives visitors,Smith holds field day

By Pat Remington, Brighton Correspondent


Winifred Fritz was visited July 15 by her grandson J.D. and Becky Hollingsworth with Noah, of Packwood. They were joined by Winifred?s daughters, Jane and Virgil Symmonds, and Mary and Joel Boatright with Bridget Hollingsworth, all of Fairfield. They all helped provide the evening meal.

On July 16, Winifred Fritz was visited by her cousin Susanne and Ron Menke, of Fort Madison. They enjoyed the afternoon looking at photos, visiting and reminiscing. They enjoyed a drive to Salina and Polishville.

Nelson Smith held a Field Day on July 11. Eighty people attended to see his program on crop spraying.

The Albert Pacha family reunion was held Sunday, July 8, at St. Joseph?s Church Hall in East Pleasant Plain. Of the 10 brothers and sisters and their families, nine of them were in attendance. The day was spent visiting, introducing each of the families and their extended families and taking lots of pictures. Those attending were from Iowa, Illinois, Kansas, and Washington state.

Aurora Phillips, Gerald and Rosemary Pacha?s granddaughter, of Johnston, spent the week with them.

On Saturday evening, July 14, they met in the Quad Cities to attend the 40th anniversary of Rosemary?s sister, Chris and Scott Turnipseed. Aurora then went back home with her parents. She had lots of fun on the farm and making cinnamon rolls with her grandma.