Mary Ellen Howell of McPherson will celebrate her 85th birthday with a come and go reception from 5 to 7 p.m. April 22 at The Cedars North Down Under Room, 1225 1/2 Darlow Drive, McPherson. A light meal will be shared.

Please, no gifts, but we would love for you to bring a story or memory to share.

If you are unable to attend, cards may be sent to 1225 Darlow Drive, McPherson, 67460.