Mason — 85 years old

LaVon Mason

LaVon Mason, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate her 85th birthday on Friday.

Cards may be sent to her at 2805 Sixth Ave. N., Apt. 111, Fort Dodge, IA 50501.

Her family includes Wayne and Shelly Mason, of Fort Dodge. She has three grandsons and seven great-grandchildren. Her son, Marc Mason, is deceased.

Mason was born on June 21, 1934, in Fort Dodge. She graduated from Fort Dodge Senior High. She worked for Head Start for 22 years, retiring in 2000.