Thomas — 85 years old

Gerald Thomas

FARNHAMVILLE — Gerald Thomas, of Farnhamville, will celebrate his 85th birthday on Wednesday.

Cards may be sent to him at PO Box 133, Farnhamville, IA 50538-0133.

His family includes wife, Carol Thomas, Vicki and Allen Johnson, Farnhamville; Deb and Greg Brundage, Apache Junction, Arizona; and Rick and Denise Thomas, Farnhamville. His first wife, Betty, is deceased.

He has eight grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

He and his first wife owned and operated B & G Auto, in Farnhamville for 37 years. After that, he worked for Macke Motors.