Mary Ida (Haag) Loewen will be celebrating her 90th birthday on Sunday, May 22, from 2 to 4 p.m. in the East Room of the First Baptist Church in McPherson. She was born May 22, 1921, in Olpe.  After graduation from Venus Cosmetology College in Wichita, she eventually moved to McPherson in 1943, where she worked at Daisy’s Beauty Shop.  She later worked at Memorial Hospital after her children were grown. She married Bill Loewen on April 24, 1949, and has called McPherson home ever since. Mary is the mother of Glenna Balsick of McPherson and the late Janice Jukes.  She has three granddaughters, Jenna Balsick of Lawrence, Sydney Balsick of McPherson and Kristen Jukes of Kansas City. Please come join us to help celebrate this milestone in her life. Cards may be sent to 1206 Darlow Drive, McPherson, KS 67460. No gifts, please. Your presence is the best gift of all!