Helmers — 95 years old

Herta Helmers

PALMER — Herta Helmers, of Palmer, will celebrate her 95th birthday on Tuesday.

Cards may be sent to her at P.O. Box 11, Palmer, IA 50571.

Her family includes Rita Helmers, of Los Angeles, California; Doug and Joan Helmers, of Palmer; and Alan and Jean Helmers, of Fort Dodge, She has five grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild. Her husband, Helmer Helmers, and one grandson are deceased.

She was born on July 9, 1924, in Luisenthal, Ostpreussen (Prussia), Germany. She was a cook at Palmer Consolidated Schools and a homemaker.