Maxine Hulda Knippelmeyer, the only child of Elmer and Letha (Alberts) Volker, was born March 20, 1928 in rural Nemaha County, Nebraska.
Deloris Nadine (Johnson) Grow was born March 18, 1924 in St. Joseph, Missouri. She was one of three children of John Winslow and Ida Marie (Moser) Johnson.
Margaret Lavonne Simpson was born March 3, 1935 to William Newton and Mary Violet (Matthews) Scott in Malvern, Iowa. She graduated in 1953 from Tabor High School in Iowa.
Kenneth Virgil Harmon, son of John R. and Blanche (Keedy) Harmon was born July 6, 1943 at Bellevue Maternity home in Niskayuna, New York. Ken was the youngest of three children.
Erma Emma Marie (Schlange) DeBuhr, one of three children of William and Emma (Bergmann) Schlange, was born on October 30, 1924 on the family farm south of Auburn. Erma was