90th birthday: Jeanne Wert

COLUMBUS GROVE — Jeanne Wert is celebrating her 90th birthday with a party from 2-4 p.m. today at the Columbus Grove VFW.

She was born March 2, 1928, in Perrysburg, to Veron and Mildred “King” Sloane. She married William Wert, who died Dec. 3, 2003.

She has a son, Mark Wert, of Cincinnati.

She taught first grade for 35 years at Columbus Grove. She is a member of Cairo United Methodist Church, Columbus Grove Garden Club, Red Hats, VFW Auxiliary and Eastern Stars 527. She enjoys traveling, reading, photography, gardening, volunteering and sending cards to relatives and friends for special occasions.