Hirsch — 90th birthday
PATON — Arlen Hirsch, of Paton, will celebrate his 90th birthday on April 28.
Cards may be sent to him at 176 U Ave., Paton, IA 50217.
His family includes Deann Schlicht, of Perry; Terry Hirsch, of Sioux Falls, South Dakota; Lisa Wiederin, of Churdan; and Penny Hart, of Ames. He has nine grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. His wife, Joan, and daughter, Sandy Blome, are deceased.
Hirsch was born on April 28, 1931, in Bremer County. He graduated from Paton schools, served in the U.S. Navy for four years and farmed near Paton. He was married to Joan Hirsch for 50 years.