Godwin celebrating birthday
An 80th birthday celebratory open house will be held for Rex Godwin from 2-4 p.m. Sunday at the Fairfield Senior Citizen Center.
Godwin’s family is hosting the celebration. No gifts are requested, but cards may be sent to 2274 Salina Road, Fairfield 52556.
Godwin’s family includes wife Lucille; children Ronald Godwin and wife Donita of Fredrick, Md., Donald Godwin and wife Ann of Fairfield, Ben Godwin and wife Lynn of Libertyville, Amy Kessel of Fairfield, John Godwin and wife Sarah of Libertyville, the late Angela Fries, son-in-law Shannon Fries and wife Konia of Murdock Neb., stepdaughter Cathy Giberson of Fairfield; sister Dee Bradley and husband Jack of Fairfield; 15 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
Godwin is a retired farmer and has lived his entire life around the Fairfield area.