Area woman celebrates her 90th birthday

Katherine Louise (Wagendorf) Heise of Sentinel Butte celebrated her 90th birthday Sept. 30th at the former Golf Club building in Dickinson.

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Pictured are the Wagendorf siblings, from left: Ray Wagendorf, Leona Gordon, Don Wagendorf, Katherine Heise and Joe Wagendorf.


Posted 10/18/2012

The Herald

Submitted by Marlene Kouba

. Katherine married Don Heise and they still live on the farm. Katherine is the second child of ten born to John and Antonette (Tupa) Wagendorf and they lived on a farm south of Regent. Her actual birthday was Oct. 4, 1922.

Helping her celebrate were her sister, Leona Gordon of New England, and brothers, Joseph of Hettinger, Raymond of Wilton and Donald of Regent. Her children are Timothy, Kathleen, Bruce and Pamela. She has nine grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren plus some great-great-grandchildren. Many family members, neighbors and friends were present to give her their best wishes and several attendees spoke about adventures in past years.


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