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Krantz celebrates 95th birthday

Staff reports

Louis Krantz celebrated his 95th birthday on June 21 with his children, John and Pam Krantz of Reynolds; Mary Cox of Des Moines, Iowa and Betty Davidson of Moline and granddaughter Teresa Graham and great grandson Gregor Graham at his home in Heritage Woods, Aledo.

Louis was born June 21, 1914 in Muscatine, Iowa and resided in Joy for 48 years before moving to Aledo two years ago.

He married Pauline Brown of Buffalo Prairie on his birthday in 1937. Pauline died Aug. 1, 1981. Louis is retired from Eagle Foods in Milan. He is a member of the Methodist Church in Joy.

He has seven grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren and three great great-grandchildren.