Helen Schwarm will celebrate her 95th birthday with a reception at the Kiowa County Senior Center on March 1 from 1:30 to 4 p.m.

Helen was born March 3, 1919 at Strong City, and moved to a ranch southwest of Pratt with her family when she was two years old. She married Leonard Schwarm of rural Greensburg in January of 1948 and he passed away in April of 2012.

Helen is a retired teacher, homemaker and partner in the family farming/ranching operation.

Her children and their spouses are Steve and wife Lena of Olathe, Mark and wife Velda of Hutchinson and Greensburg; granddaughter, Kellen Liebsch and husband Andy of Manhattan; and two great-grandchildren, Tyler and Madelyn.

Cards may be sent to 510 Stout, Pratt, KS 67124.