Koch to celebrate 90 years on June 13

Tuesday, June 7, 2011

Lester Koch, Chanute, formerly of Fort Scott, will be celebrating his 90th birthday June 13, 2011. A luncheon in his honor with his family will be served June 11 at Heritage Health Care.

Lester will celebrate June 13 with residents, employees and his two daughters, Kathy Youngberg and Deb Hand, with cake and ice cream.

Lester has four children; Deb Hand, Chanute, Kathy and Jim Youngberg, Buffalo, Bill and Janet Koch, Lyons and Sharon and Clay Wagoner, Ark., seven grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren, and one great-great-granddaughter. Lester was married to Maxine Koch for 63 years. She passed away July 17, 2009. They both were residents at Fort Scott Manor.

Cards may be sent to Heritage Health Care, c/o Lester Koch, 1630 W. 2nd, Chanute, Kan., 66720, to wish Lester a happy 90th birthday.