Pagel — 85 years old

Virlin Pagel

CLARE — Virlin Pagel, of Clare, will celebrate his 85th birthday on Tuesday.

Cards may be sent to h im at 1883 140th St., Clare, IA 50524.

His family includes his wife of 60 years, Ginny Pagel; Joleen and Scott Green, Iowa City; Pamila and Chuck Thomas, Badger; Nancy and Don Williams, Fort Wayne, Indiana; and Diane Stoddard, Grand Marais, Minnesota. He has 12 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren.

Pagel worked as a farmer and electrician.

He was born July 10, 1933, in Hubbard.