Hertha Louise Holien, the oldest child of Hans and Ilene (Miller) Ahrendsen, was born June 27, 1933 in Sheldon, Iowa.
Betty Ann Peters was born at home in rural Hampton, Neb. to Elisabeth (Friesen) and John Peters on Oct. 9, 1933.
Arlene Fern Kennedy was born July 27, 1935, on a very hot day to James Robert and Ruby Fern (Lovitt) Kennedy, in their home located on the head of the Stinking Water Creek which at that time had an
Joy LaRay (Einspahr) Smith was born on April 16, 1932, the oldest of three daughters born to Walter G. and Evelyn M. (Barraclough) Einspahr in Imperial, Neb., where she lived her entire life.
Donna Maye Kunnemann Bartels was born Jan. 15, 1940, in Imperial, Neb., to Clarence J. and Maye P. (Weiss) Kunnemann.