Lester J. Reed, a longtime resident of Nebraska, will celebrate his 108th birthday on Sept. 10, 2017. Lester was born in 1909 in Havelock, Neb. and lived in Blue Springs and Beatrice. He was in the grain business in Ellis, Saronville, Plymouth, Gilead, Byron, Hastings and Bruning. He and his wife Vera were married for 68 years. Lester enjoys receiving your cards every year and his family requests a card shower for him. Please send cards to Lester J. Reed, 14419 Russell St., Overland Park, KS 66223.