Duane Schmidt to celebrate 85th birthday


Duane Schmidt of Western is celebrating his 85th birthday today.

He was born Nov. 22, 1938, in Fairbury.

His family members include his wife, Vicki (Nickel) Schmidt; daughter, Lori Niederklein; son, Mark Schmidt; seven grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.

To help him celebrate, cards may be sent to 449 County Rd X, Western, NE 68464.