COLUMBUS GROVE — Julianna Mittelkamp Koch is celebrating her 90th birthday.
She was born Sept. 2, 1927, to Herman and Anna Mittelkamp. On Aug. 21, 1948, she married Edward Koch, who died Aug. 22, 1988.
She has four children, Carol (Nick) Pitney-Maruhnich, of Alliquipa, Pennsylvania, and Pat (Ed) Birnesser, John (Mary Kay) Koch and Mary Kay (Dan) Verhoff, all of Columbus Grove. She has 12 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandchild.
She retired from St. Rita’s Medical Center in 1987 as a registered nurse administrator. She has also worked as a hospital volunteer, is active with St. Anthony Catholic Church, and enjoys playing cards, reading and crafts.