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100th birthday to be celebrated

A card shower and an open house from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. July 18 at the bank annex in Hope will honor the 100th birthday of Pilsen native Beatrice “Betty” (Silhan) Riedy of Hope.

Birthday cake will be served.

Cards may be sent to her at The Legacy of Herington, 2 E Ash St, Room 403B, Herington KS 67449.

Born July 21, 1921, and raised at Pilsen, she moved to rural Hope in 1941 after marrying Edwin Riedy.

Her children include Joyce Martinez of Las Vegas, Glen Riedy of Hope, Carol Kellogg of Herington, Linda Riedy of Salina, and Lyle Riedy of Topeka. Two sons, Elden and Gary, are deceased.

Last modified July 8, 2021