Jack E. Johnson, of rural Aurelia, will celebrate his 85th birthday on Monday, Oct. 31.
Cards may be sent to him at 5039 20th Ave., Aurelia.
His family includes his wife of 61 years, Janina. His children include Karen Lloyd of Fort Dodge, Roger and Shelley Johnson of rural Peterson, Patricia and Ken DeBreau of Gurnee, Ill., and Richard and Connie Johnson of Urbandale. He has 11 grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.
Jack has farmed many years near Peterson and Aurelia.