Rathbun — 80 years old

Richard (Sam) Rathbun

OTHO — Richard (Sam) Rathbun, of Otho will celebrate his 80th birthday with an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. Dec. 30 at the Otho Community Center.

Cards may be sent to him at 428 Rake St., Apt. No.15, Otho, IA 50569.

His family includes Kim Bloomquist and Deb and Gary Fox, all of Otho, and his companion, Kay Read. He has six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. His wife Marilyn (Mickey) and son Rod are deceased.

He was born Dec. 29, 1938, and raised in Fonda. He worked various jobs, which included owning the Otho Pub.