John LeRay Johnson will celebrate his 80th birthday on Oct. 29.

His family would like to honor him with a card shower. Cards and well-wishes may be sent to 1482 Navajo Road, McPherson, KS 67460.

John married Patti Johnson on Dec. 15, 1957

He is a master electrician and started his own business, Johnson Electric Contracting, in 1983.

His children are Jeff and Karolyn Johnson of McPherson, Jackie and Charlie Phillips of Enterprise, and Jerri and Brian Mackey of New York.

They have eight grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

The family will have a small gathering to celebrate.