BUCKLAND — Jennie Florence Spacht is celebrating her 99th birthday with an open house from 1-3 p.m. March 11 at Otterbein Community Room, Cridersville. A card shower would be appreciated at Otterbein Cridersville, 100 Red Oak Drive, Cridersville OH 45806.
She was born March 11, 1918, near Buckland to Lewis and Carolyn Fredricka. In 1938, she married the Rev. Leonard Spacht.
She has three children, Maurice, Nancy and Randy. She has nine grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren and seven great-great-grandchildren.
She and her husband had a long-term ministry in the Lima area. After retiring, they moved to Wapakoneta but stayed active through Bethlehem Christian Union Church.