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Congratulations, Mr. & Mrs. Hanes!

Lyndse Elle Bortnick and Prentice James Hanes were married in Antibes, France. The bride is the daughter of Connie Kimble Rhoden and Mr. Benjamin David Bortnick of Our Town. Lyndse is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Wilbur Lee Kimble, Dr. and Mrs. Eugene Bortnick of Prairie Village and the late Linda Fox Bortnick. Her groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey Barnds Hanes of Mission Hills. Prentice is the grandson of Mrs. James McDaniels of Independence, Missouri, and the late Mr.

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Congratulations, Lucy & Samuel!

Patricia Elbel of Overland Park and Donald R. Elbel, Jr. of Leawood are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Lucy Jane Elbel, to Samuel Robert Salem, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Salem of Maple Grove, Minnesota. The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Richard Charles O’Connor and the late Mr. and Mrs. Donald R. Elbel. Her groom-elect is the grandson of Mr. Robert Loberg of St. Paul, Minnesota, and the late Mrs. Loberg and Mrs.

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Kansas City Young Matrons – Installation Day Tea

May 1st was the date for Kansas City Young Matrons’ Installation Day Tea. Barbara Eiszner and Barbara Joslin were the co-chairmen. Members enjoyed a delicious brunch, and Magic Ball Co-chairmen Edie Downing and Gigi Rose presented a check to Bobbi Jo Reed of Healing House, the beneficiary of the ball. 

Barb Joslin and Linda Weber

Bobbi Jo Reed and Judy Burkholder, both with Healing House; received a check from Magic Ball Co-chairmen Gigi Rose and Edie Downing.

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