Mary Flory's 95th birthday 1955

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Mary Flory's 95th birthday
1955 - 95 Toda MRS. MARY BETTEKER Mrs. Mary Betteker,...
95 Toda MRS. MARY BETTEKER Mrs. Mary Betteker, who resides ith her daughter, Mrs. Maude Roderick 'of 325 N Main st, Na- arre, celebrated her 95th birthday nniversary which occurs today, /ith open house Sunday at her erne. Sunday's program was highlight- c with the visit of a group of vomen from St. Paul's Evangelical nd Reformed church of Navarre, if which she is a member, who ang her favorite hymns following he regular morning worship serv- ce. Mrs. Roderick's two additional children, grandchildren and great- grandchildren, as well as a number of friends, called to offer congratu at ions. Refreshments were servec :rom a table centered with a birth dr,y cake and decorated with flow ers sent by St. Paul's church t'.ie Navafre Evangelical United Brethren church of which Mrs. Roderick is a member. The EUB church sent the flowers used on the altar during the morning worship worship service. * * * MRS. RODERICK was born near Mt. Eaton, one of nine children of the late Mr. and Mrs. Julius Flory. She is the last surviving member of her family. She came to Navarre Navarre from Canton in 1904 and has resided in the village ever since. She is a life member of the Evangelical Evangelical and Reformed church and has been a member of St. Paul's church since moving to Navarre. She is a charter member of the Women's guild of the church and a member of the Mary Martha class to which she was hostess earlier this month. Although she has been a semi invalid diirine the past three years she enioys visitors and is especially i .leased when her frionds pl.ny the and sing for her. Due to failins sight, she does not enioy television but, with the aid of a hearing device, she likes to listen to the radio. Try addition to Mrs. Roderick, her daughters are Mrs. Amelia Dretkr of Canton and Mrs. Lily Netzly of Cros<: Roads. She has five grand- r-hildren dren. and 16 great-grandchil- o—o—o

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  1. The Evening Independent,
  2. 19 Sep 1955, Mon,
  3. Page 7

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