Arlie Holm will celebrate his 85th birthday with family on his special day. He was born Oct. 18, 1928, in rural Galva.
He married Norma Patrick of Marquette in 1949. They have lived in McPherson County all their lives.
He worked for NCRA, has been a dairyman farmer, and owner/builder of Komfort King wood stoves. He continues working as a farmer with his son Robert.
His children are RLou Wilson of Galva, Tom and Beverly Johnson of Galva, Robert and Cathy Holm of Galva, Ronald and Carol Holm of Galva, Bradley Holm of Gypsum, and Bryan Holm of McPherson.
Arlie has 19 grandchildren and 33 great-grandchildren.
Celebrate with him by sending cards to 2238 22nd Ave. Galva, KS 67443.