News from Little York

Florence Carver/Correspondent

(Dec. 21, 2009) Maxine Stoutt joined the Maple City Red Hatters when they enjoyed lunch at the Barnstormer in Monmouth last week.

Helen Jane Nicol entertained her family last Friday evening for supper and the gift exchange.

Suzie Simpson joined her family for supper last Saturday night when they had dinner at the Barnstormer to celebrate the birthdays of Suzie, Morgan and Joe Simpson.

Irvin Galusha is a great-grandfather to a baby girl, Irelynn, born to Heather and Adam Boyle of Stronghurst. Mary Ann Eiserman of Libertyville, came to Irvin's home on Monday. They entertained the Burgland and Galusha families to celebrate Eugene Galusha's birthday.

Clyde and Helen Campbel were supper guests Friday evening of Sue and Greg Campbell. Others present were Heath Van Fleet and Reese of Burlington, Iowa, Shane Van Fleet and daughters of Dallas City and Barb Conn of Monmouth.

Jim and Gladys Free entertained their family Saturday, Dec. 19, for their Christmas gathering. Attending were Barry and Cheryl Free and family, Mark Free and family, Stan and Mary Ann Free and family of Yorkville, Tom and Missy Free and family of Lanark, Clyde and Helen, Greg and Sue Campbell were callers in the afternoon.

Chet and Jessica Free Mellema of Des Moines, Iowa are parents of a baby girl, born Dec. 15 named Charlotte Louise. Grandparents are Tom and Missy Free, Lanark, and great-grandparents are Jim and Gladys free of Little York.

There will be no women's Bible study this week for Little Cedar ladies.

Faith is the birth that sings while it is still dark.